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 Tuesday, October 30, 2012 at 01:50:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, October 30, 2012 at 01:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 09' ||North|
|Longitude: ||29° 40' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.84 meters/second, 1554.6 km/hour, 966.0 miles/hour or 839.4 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' 32.0"||16.10 mi||west||0° 00' 07.0"||0.13 mi||north||16.10 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 04.9"||965.82 mi||west||0° 06' 57.7"||7.98 mi||north||965.57 mi|
|24 hours||11° 16' 42.9"||749.52 mi||east||2° 25' 25.8"||166.70 mi||north||763.13 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Tue 12:50 AM||506 km||314 miles||273 nm|| E|
|Praia||Tue 12:50 AM||673 km||418 miles||363 nm|| E|
|Dakar||Tue 1:50 AM||1323 km||822 miles||714 nm|| E|
|Banjul||Tue 1:50 AM||1440 km||895 miles||777 nm|| E|
|Nouakchott||Tue 1:50 AM||1471 km||914 miles||794 nm|| E|
|Bissau||Tue 1:50 AM||1592 km||990 miles||860 nm|| ESE|
|Conakry||Tue 1:50 AM||1879 km||1168 miles||1015 nm|| ESE|
|Freetown||Tue 1:50 AM||1976 km||1228 miles||1067 nm|| ESE|
|El Aaiún||Tue 1:50 AM||2091 km||1299 miles||1129 nm|| NE|
|Monrovia||Tue 1:50 AM||2326 km||1445 miles||1256 nm|| ESE|
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