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, November 1, 2012 at 01:20:00 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: 96%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 01:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 09' ||North|
|Longitude: ||0° 22' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.61 meters/second, 1517.8 km/hour, 943.1 miles/hour or 819.5 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' 31.0"||15.72 mi||west||0° 00' 03.0"||0.06 mi||north||15.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 04.3"||942.87 mi||west||0° 02' 55.0"||3.35 mi||north||942.73 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 22.7"||754.95 mi||east||0° 43' 49.3"||50.25 mi||north||754.84 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Niamey||Thu 2:20 AM||758 km||471 miles||409 nm|| SSE|
|Agadez||Thu 2:20 AM||878 km||546 miles||474 nm|| ESE|
|Ouagadougou||Thu 1:20 AM||885 km||550 miles||478 nm|| SSW|
|Koudougou||Thu 1:20 AM||922 km||573 miles||498 nm|| SSW|
|Bamako||Thu 1:20 AM||1219 km||758 miles||658 nm|| SW|
|Kano||Thu 2:20 AM||1254 km||779 miles||677 nm|| SE|
|Abuja||Thu 2:20 AM||1418 km||881 miles||766 nm|| SSE|
|Marrakech||Thu 1:20 AM||1521 km||945 miles||821 nm|| NNW|
|Porto Novo||Thu 2:20 AM||1533 km||953 miles||828 nm|| S|
|Lagos||Thu 2:20 AM||1549 km||963 miles||836 nm|| SSE|
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