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 Friday, April 27, 2012 at 18:04:00 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: 34%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, April 27, 2012 at 18:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 36' ||North|
|Longitude: ||17° 55' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.33 meters/second, 1531.2 km/hour, 951.4 miles/hour or 826.8 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' 30.4"||15.86 mi||west||0° 00' 06.1"||0.12 mi||south||15.86 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 27.9"||951.23 mi||west||0° 06' 12.0"||7.11 mi||south||951.55 mi|
|24 hours||11° 45' 56.9"||771.52 mi||east||2° 54' 19.4"||199.81 mi||south||802.99 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nouakchott||Fri 6:04 PM||212 km||132 miles||115 nm|| ESE|
|Nouadhibou||Fri 6:04 PM||275 km||171 miles||149 nm|| NNE|
|Rosso||Fri 6:04 PM||322 km||200 miles||174 nm|| SE|
|Thiès||Fri 6:04 PM||434 km||269 miles||234 nm|| SSE|
|Dakar||Fri 6:04 PM||438 km||272 miles||236 nm|| S|
|Touba||Fri 6:04 PM||467 km||290 miles||252 nm|| SSE|
|Santa Maria||Fri 5:04 PM||574 km||357 miles||310 nm|| WSW|
|Serekunda||Fri 6:04 PM||586 km||364 miles||316 nm|| SSE|
|Banjul||Fri 6:04 PM||588 km||365 miles||317 nm|| SSE|
|Farafenni||Fri 6:04 PM||609 km||378 miles||329 nm|| SSE|
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