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 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: 96%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 02:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 12' ||North|
|Longitude: ||12° 42' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.49 meters/second, 1517.4 km/hour, 942.8 miles/hour or 819.3 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' 31.1"||15.72 mi||west||0° 00' 02.9"||0.06 mi||north||15.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 03.5"||942.59 mi||west||0° 02' 50.0"||3.25 mi||north||942.45 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 34.9"||754.96 mi||east||0° 41' 45.4"||47.88 mi||north||754.77 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tidjikja||Thu 2:14 AM||226 km||140 miles||122 nm|| SE|
|Nouakchott||Thu 2:14 AM||417 km||259 miles||225 nm|| SW|
|Nouadhibou||Thu 2:14 AM||459 km||285 miles||248 nm|| W|
|Dakhla||Thu 2:14 AM||512 km||318 miles||276 nm|| NW|
|Rosso||Thu 2:14 AM||523 km||325 miles||283 nm|| SW|
|Saint-Louis||Thu 2:14 AM||612 km||381 miles||331 nm|| SW|
|Touba||Thu 2:14 AM||680 km||422 miles||367 nm|| SSW|
|Cape Bojador||Thu 2:14 AM||682 km||424 miles||368 nm|| NNW|
|Tambacounda||Thu 2:14 AM||719 km||447 miles||388 nm|| S|
|Smara||Thu 2:14 AM||732 km||455 miles||396 nm|| N|
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