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 01:18:00 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 Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 01:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 09' ||North|
|Longitude: ||0° 51' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.62 meters/second, 1517.8 km/hour, 943.1 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' 04.3"||942.88 mi||west||0° 02' 55.1"||3.35 mi||north||942.74 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 22.3"||754.95 mi||east||0° 43' 53.7"||50.33 mi||north||754.84 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Niamey||Thu 2:18 AM||747 km||464 miles||403 nm|| S|
|Agadez||Thu 2:18 AM||832 km||517 miles||449 nm|| ESE|
|Ouagadougou||Thu 1:18 AM||898 km||558 miles||485 nm|| SSW|
|Koudougou||Thu 1:18 AM||939 km||584 miles||507 nm|| SSW|
|Maradi||Thu 2:18 AM||993 km||617 miles||536 nm|| SE|
|Kano||Thu 2:18 AM||1219 km||757 miles||658 nm|| SE|
|Bamako||Thu 1:18 AM||1257 km||781 miles||679 nm|| SW|
|Abuja||Thu 2:18 AM||1392 km||865 miles||752 nm|| SSE|
|Porto Novo||Thu 2:18 AM||1525 km||947 miles||823 nm|| S|
|Lagos||Thu 2:18 AM||1539 km||956 miles||831 nm|| S|
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