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 12, 2011 at 01:48:00 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: 99%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, November 12, 2011 at 01:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 45' ||North|
|Longitude: ||17° 35' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.71 meters/second, 1500.2 km/hour, 932.2 miles/hour or 810.0 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' 30.0"||15.54 mi||west||0° 00' 03.2"||0.06 mi||north||15.54 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 06.2"||931.85 mi||west||0° 03' 10.8"||3.65 mi||north||931.68 mi|
|24 hours||12° 06' 22.4"||778.01 mi||east||0° 46' 45.8"||53.63 mi||north||777.73 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nouadhibou||Sat 1:48 AM||105 km||66 miles||57 nm|| SSE|
|Nouakchott||Sat 1:48 AM||439 km||273 miles||237 nm|| SSE|
|Rosso||Sat 1:48 AM||609 km||378 miles||329 nm|| SSE|
|Las Palmas||Sat 1:48 AM||739 km||459 miles||399 nm|| NNE|
|El Aaiún||Sat 1:48 AM||745 km||463 miles||402 nm|| NE|
|Thiès||Sat 1:48 AM||772 km||480 miles||417 nm|| S|
|Touba||Sat 1:48 AM||783 km||486 miles||423 nm|| SSE|
|Dakar||Sat 1:48 AM||783 km||487 miles||423 nm|| S|
|Serekunda||Sat 1:48 AM||925 km||574 miles||499 nm|| S|
|Banjul||Sat 1:48 AM||925 km||575 miles||499 nm|| S|
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