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 Monday, December 3, 2012 at 02:34:00 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: 83%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, December 3, 2012 at 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 26' ||North|
|Longitude: ||10° 21' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.30 meters/second, 1559.9 km/hour, 969.3 miles/hour or 842.3 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' 32.0"||16.15 mi||west||0° 00' 07.4"||0.14 mi||south||16.16 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 58.1"||969.11 mi||west||0° 07' 31.9"||8.63 mi||south||969.44 mi|
|24 hours||11° 07' 56.10"||742.42 mi||east||3° 19' 53.2"||229.04 mi||south||782.21 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Zinder||Mon 3:34 AM||231 km||144 miles||125 nm|| SW|
|Agadez||Mon 3:34 AM||304 km||189 miles||164 nm|| NW|
|Maradi||Mon 3:34 AM||410 km||255 miles||221 nm|| WSW|
|Kano||Mon 3:34 AM||428 km||266 miles||231 nm|| SSW|
|Kaduna||Mon 3:34 AM||628 km||390 miles||339 nm|| SSW|
|Ndjamena||Mon 3:34 AM||628 km||390 miles||339 nm|| SE|
|Abuja||Mon 3:34 AM||773 km||480 miles||417 nm|| SSW|
|Niamey||Mon 3:34 AM||912 km||567 miles||493 nm|| WSW|
|Moundou||Mon 3:34 AM||982 km||610 miles||530 nm|| SE|
|Lagos||Mon 3:34 AM||1253 km||779 miles||677 nm|| SW|
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