Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, October 12, 2012 at 10:28:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 12%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, October 12, 2012 at 10:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 39' ||North|
|Longitude: ||20° 24' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.69 meters/second, 1611.7 km/hour, 1001.5 miles/hour or 870.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 30.4"||16.69 mi||west||0° 00' 12.0"||0.23 mi||south||16.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 20.1"||1001.40 mi||west||0° 12' 07.7"||13.89 mi||south||1001.61 mi|
|24 hours||12° 01' 46.8"||830.48 mi||east||4° 58' 27.9"||341.81 mi||south||899.23 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Freetown||Fri 10:28 AM||957 km||595 miles||517 nm|| NE|
|Conakry||Fri 10:28 AM||983 km||611 miles||531 nm|| NE|
|Bissau||Fri 10:28 AM||1052 km||654 miles||568 nm|| NNE|
|Monrovia||Fri 10:28 AM||1104 km||686 miles||596 nm|| ENE|
|Banjul||Fri 10:28 AM||1163 km||723 miles||628 nm|| NNE|
|Dakar||Fri 10:28 AM||1262 km||784 miles||681 nm|| NNE|
|Praia||Fri 9:28 AM||1292 km||803 miles||698 nm|| NNW|
|Nouakchott||Fri 10:28 AM||1668 km||1037 miles||901 nm|| NNE|
|Bamako||Fri 10:28 AM||1690 km||1050 miles||912 nm|| NE|
|Yamoussoukro||Fri 10:28 AM||1713 km||1064 miles||925 nm|| ENE|
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