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 18:08:00 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: 34%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, April 27, 2012 at 18:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 36' ||North|
|Longitude: ||18° 53' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.35 meters/second, 1531.3 km/hour, 951.5 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"||951.27 mi||west||0° 06' 12.4"||7.12 mi||south||951.59 mi|
|24 hours||11° 45' 56.0"||771.54 mi||east||2° 54' 28.0"||199.98 mi||south||803.05 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nouakchott||Fri 6:08 PM||312 km||194 miles||168 nm|| E|
|Nouadhibou||Fri 6:08 PM||324 km||201 miles||175 nm|| NE|
|Rosso||Fri 6:08 PM||399 km||248 miles||216 nm|| SE|
|Dakar||Fri 6:08 PM||461 km||286 miles||249 nm|| SSE|
|Thiès||Fri 6:08 PM||469 km||291 miles||253 nm|| SSE|
|Santa Maria||Fri 5:08 PM||481 km||299 miles||260 nm|| WSW|
|Touba||Fri 6:08 PM||522 km||324 miles||282 nm|| SE|
|Serekunda||Fri 6:08 PM||617 km||383 miles||333 nm|| SSE|
|Banjul||Fri 6:08 PM||620 km||385 miles||335 nm|| SSE|
|Praia||Fri 5:08 PM||640 km||398 miles||346 nm|| SW|
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