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 Wednesday, October 31, 2012 at 02:14:00 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: 99%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, October 31, 2012 at 02:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 36' ||North|
|Longitude: ||24° 12' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.83 meters/second, 1533.0 km/hour, 952.5 miles/hour or 827.7 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' 31.5"||15.88 mi||west||0° 00' 05.0"||0.10 mi||north||15.88 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 30.0"||952.32 mi||west||0° 04' 59.8"||5.73 mi||north||952.11 mi|
|24 hours||11° 29' 25.4"||753.44 mi||east||1° 35' 24.3"||109.38 mi||north||757.76 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Wed 1:14 AM||208 km||129 miles||112 nm|| SSW|
|Santa Maria||Wed 1:14 AM||261 km||162 miles||141 nm|| SSE|
|Praia||Wed 1:14 AM||415 km||258 miles||224 nm|| S|
|Nouadhibou||Wed 2:14 AM||793 km||493 miles||428 nm|| ENE|
|Dakar||Wed 2:14 AM||842 km||523 miles||455 nm|| ESE|
|Nouakchott||Wed 2:14 AM||870 km||541 miles||470 nm|| E|
|Thiès||Wed 2:14 AM||882 km||548 miles||476 nm|| ESE|
|Rosso||Wed 2:14 AM||920 km||572 miles||497 nm|| ESE|
|Touba||Wed 2:14 AM||978 km||608 miles||528 nm|| ESE|
|Serekunda||Wed 2:14 AM||986 km||613 miles||532 nm|| SE|
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