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 Thursday, July 19, 2012 at 13:52:00 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 Thursday, July 19, 2012 at 13:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 30' ||North|
|Longitude: ||22° 51' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.43 meters/second, 1556.7 km/hour, 967.3 miles/hour or 840.6 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"||16.12 mi||west||0° 00' 08.4"||0.16 mi||south||16.12 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 28.5"||967.16 mi||west||0° 08' 28.6"||9.72 mi||south||967.53 mi|
|24 hours||11° 43' 11.7"||781.35 mi||east||3° 44' 39.0"||257.41 mi||south||828.81 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Praia||Thu 12:52 PM||97 km||60 miles||52 nm|| SW|
|Santa Maria||Thu 12:52 PM||122 km||76 miles||66 nm|| N|
|Mindelo||Thu 12:52 PM||276 km||171 miles||149 nm|| NW|
|Dakar||Thu 1:52 PM||589 km||366 miles||318 nm|| E|
|Thiès||Thu 1:52 PM||640 km||398 miles||346 nm|| E|
|Serekunda||Thu 1:52 PM||702 km||436 miles||379 nm|| ESE|
|Banjul||Thu 1:52 PM||713 km||443 miles||385 nm|| ESE|
|Touba||Thu 1:52 PM||752 km||467 miles||406 nm|| E|
|Rosso||Thu 1:52 PM||762 km||473 miles||411 nm|| E|
|Nouakchott||Thu 1:52 PM||786 km||488 miles||424 nm|| ENE|
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