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 Saturday, October 27, 2012 at 21:18:00 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: 96%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 27, 2012 at 21:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 32' ||North|
|Longitude: ||14° 25' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.06 meters/second, 1602.2 km/hour, 995.6 miles/hour or 865.1 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' 33.1"||16.59 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||north||16.59 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 08.2"||995.51 mi||west||0° 10' 04.4"||11.54 mi||north||995.36 mi|
|24 hours||10° 48' 43.6"||739.67 mi||east||3° 48' 36.5"||261.89 mi||north||780.67 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Garoua||Sat 10:18 PM||140 km||87 miles||76 nm|| NW|
|Moundou||Sat 10:18 PM||182 km||113 miles||98 nm|| E|
|Jalingo||Sat 10:18 PM||339 km||211 miles||183 nm|| W|
|Maiduguri||Sat 10:18 PM||390 km||242 miles||210 nm|| NNW|
|Ndjamena||Sat 10:18 PM||401 km||249 miles||216 nm|| N|
|Sarh||Sat 10:18 PM||441 km||274 miles||238 nm|| E|
|Berbérati||Sat 10:18 PM||497 km||309 miles||268 nm|| SSE|
|Bamenda||Sat 10:18 PM||551 km||343 miles||298 nm|| WSW|
|Yaoundé||Sat 10:18 PM||610 km||379 miles||329 nm|| SSW|
|Bimbo||Sat 10:18 PM||647 km||402 miles||349 nm|| SE|
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