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, February 4, 2012 at 23:58:00 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: 90%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, February 4, 2012 at 23:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 47' ||North|
|Longitude: ||34° 11' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.60 meters/second, 1507.0 km/hour, 936.4 miles/hour or 813.7 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' 28.4"||15.61 mi||west||0° 00' 04.7"||0.09 mi||south||15.61 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 23.0"||936.11 mi||west||0° 04' 50.5"||5.55 mi||south||936.37 mi|
|24 hours||12° 38' 02.6"||817.23 mi||east||2° 27' 53.4"||169.55 mi||south||840.88 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Praia||Sat 10:58 PM||1303 km||810 miles||704 nm|| ESE|
|Dakar||Sat 11:58 PM||1900 km||1180 miles||1026 nm|| ESE|
|Nouakchott||Sat 11:58 PM||1934 km||1202 miles||1044 nm|| E|
|Banjul||Sat 11:58 PM||2040 km||1268 miles||1102 nm|| ESE|
|Ponta Delgada (Azores)||Sat 10:58 PM||2051 km||1275 miles||1108 nm|| NNE|
|Bissau||Sat 11:58 PM||2217 km||1377 miles||1197 nm|| ESE|
|El Aaiún||Sat 11:58 PM||2246 km||1395 miles||1213 nm|| ENE|
|Conakry||Sat 11:58 PM||2525 km||1569 miles||1363 nm|| ESE|
|Freetown||Sat 11:58 PM||2630 km||1634 miles||1420 nm|| ESE|
|Cayenne||Sat 8:58 PM||2631 km||1635 miles||1421 nm|| SW|
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