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 Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 01:10:00 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 Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 01:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 09' ||North|
|Longitude: ||2° 47' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.64 meters/second, 1517.9 km/hour, 943.2 miles/hour or 819.6 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' 31.1"||15.72 mi||west||0° 00' 03.0"||0.06 mi||north||15.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 04.4"||942.92 mi||west||0° 02' 56.0"||3.36 mi||north||942.78 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 20.4"||754.95 mi||east||0° 44' 12.1"||50.68 mi||north||754.85 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Agadez||Thu 2:10 AM||652 km||405 miles||352 nm|| ESE|
|Niamey||Thu 2:10 AM||737 km||458 miles||398 nm|| S|
|Maradi||Thu 2:10 AM||868 km||539 miles||469 nm|| SSE|
|Zinder||Thu 2:10 AM||963 km||599 miles||520 nm|| SE|
|Ouagadougou||Thu 1:10 AM||976 km||606 miles||527 nm|| SSW|
|Kano||Thu 2:10 AM||1090 km||677 miles||588 nm|| SE|
|Abuja||Thu 2:10 AM||1302 km||809 miles||703 nm|| SSE|
|Bamako||Thu 1:10 AM||1419 km||882 miles||766 nm|| SW|
|Porto Novo||Thu 2:10 AM||1510 km||938 miles||815 nm|| S|
|Lagos||Thu 2:10 AM||1516 km||942 miles||818 nm|| S|
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