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 12, 2011 at 02:08:00 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: 98%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, December 12, 2011 at 02:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 15' ||North|
|Longitude: ||15° 34' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.48 meters/second, 1502.9 km/hour, 933.9 miles/hour or 811.5 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' 28.8"||15.57 mi||west||0° 00' 04.2"||0.08 mi||south||15.57 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 47.2"||933.60 mi||west||0° 04' 18.9"||4.95 mi||south||933.84 mi|
|24 hours||12° 24' 32.7"||800.17 mi||east||2° 14' 12.0"||153.87 mi||south||820.56 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nouadhibou||Mon 2:08 AM||156 km||97 miles||84 nm|| WSW|
|Nouakchott||Mon 2:08 AM||353 km||220 miles||191 nm|| S|
|Rosso||Mon 2:08 AM||525 km||326 miles||284 nm|| S|
|El Aaiún||Mon 2:08 AM||696 km||432 miles||376 nm|| NNE|
|Touba||Mon 2:08 AM||708 km||440 miles||382 nm|| S|
|Thiès||Mon 2:08 AM||729 km||453 miles||394 nm|| SSW|
|Dakar||Mon 2:08 AM||755 km||469 miles||407 nm|| SSW|
|Las Palmas||Mon 2:08 AM||762 km||474 miles||411 nm|| N|
|Farafenni||Mon 2:08 AM||850 km||528 miles||459 nm|| S|
|Banjul||Mon 2:08 AM||870 km||541 miles||470 nm|| S|
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