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, November 3, 2012 at 02:20:00 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: 85%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, November 3, 2012 at 02:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 39' ||North|
|Longitude: ||9° 08' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.14 meters/second, 1512.5 km/hour, 939.8 miles/hour or 816.7 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' 30.8"||15.66 mi||west||0° 00' 01.8"||0.03 mi||south||15.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 52.8"||939.58 mi||west||0° 01' 48.0"||2.06 mi||south||939.68 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 17.4"||751.31 mi||east||1° 09' 22.8"||79.55 mi||south||758.29 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Agadez||Sat 3:20 AM||426 km||264 miles||230 nm|| SSW|
|Zinder||Sat 3:20 AM||758 km||471 miles||409 nm|| S|
|Maradi||Sat 3:20 AM||822 km||511 miles||444 nm|| SSW|
|Kano||Sat 3:20 AM||960 km||597 miles||519 nm|| S|
|Niamey||Sat 3:20 AM||1088 km||676 miles||587 nm|| SW|
|Ndjamena||Sat 3:20 AM||1137 km||707 miles||614 nm|| SE|
|Abuja||Sat 3:20 AM||1288 km||800 miles||695 nm|| S|
|Tripoli||Sat 4:20 AM||1414 km||878 miles||763 nm|| NNE|
|Ouagadougou||Sat 2:20 AM||1461 km||908 miles||789 nm|| SW|
|Lagos||Sat 3:20 AM||1691 km||1051 miles||913 nm|| SSW|
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