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, April 21, 2012 at 12:54:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, April 21, 2012 at 12:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 30' ||North|
|Longitude: ||12° 37' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.60 meters/second, 1561.0 km/hour, 969.9 miles/hour or 842.9 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' 32.7"||16.17 mi||west||0° 00' 07.9"||0.15 mi||north||16.17 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 48.0"||969.76 mi||west||0° 07' 52.1"||9.02 mi||north||969.49 mi|
|24 hours||11° 02' 14.9"||735.88 mi||east||2° 48' 56.5"||193.64 mi||north||755.79 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Touba||Sat 12:54 PM||357 km||222 miles||193 nm|| W|
|Rosso||Sat 12:54 PM||359 km||223 miles||194 nm|| WNW|
|Farafenni||Sat 12:54 PM||385 km||239 miles||208 nm|| WSW|
|Gabú||Sat 12:54 PM||395 km||246 miles||213 nm|| SSW|
|Bafatá||Sat 12:54 PM||428 km||266 miles||231 nm|| SSW|
|Nouakchott||Sat 12:54 PM||459 km||285 miles||248 nm|| NW|
|Thiès||Sat 12:54 PM||469 km||292 miles||253 nm|| W|
|Banjul||Sat 12:54 PM||482 km||300 miles||260 nm|| WSW|
|Serekunda||Sat 12:54 PM||493 km||306 miles||266 nm|| WSW|
|Bissau||Sat 12:54 PM||514 km||319 miles||278 nm|| SW|
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