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 Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at 03:46:00 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: 74%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at 03:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 55' ||North|
|Longitude: ||4° 02' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.98 meters/second, 1583.9 km/hour, 984.2 miles/hour or 855.3 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' 32.4"||16.40 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||south||16.40 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 22.0"||984.12 mi||west||0° 09' 12.8"||10.56 mi||south||984.45 mi|
|24 hours||11° 01' 25.1"||746.19 mi||east||3° 56' 24.3"||270.82 mi||south||798.32 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Niamey||Tue 4:46 AM||273 km||170 miles||147 nm|| NW|
|Parakou||Tue 4:46 AM||324 km||201 miles||175 nm|| SSW|
|Maradi||Tue 4:46 AM||377 km||234 miles||203 nm|| ENE|
|Kaduna||Tue 4:46 AM||403 km||251 miles||218 nm|| ESE|
|Kara||Tue 3:46 AM||406 km||253 miles||219 nm|| SW|
|Sokodé||Tue 3:46 AM||453 km||281 miles||245 nm|| SW|
|Abuja||Tue 4:46 AM||459 km||285 miles||248 nm|| SE|
|Kano||Tue 4:46 AM||489 km||304 miles||264 nm|| E|
|Ibadan||Tue 4:46 AM||503 km||312 miles||272 nm|| S|
|Abeokuta||Tue 4:46 AM||532 km||330 miles||287 nm|| S|
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