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 02:20:00 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: 95%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 02:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 12' ||North|
|Longitude: ||14° 09' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.47 meters/second, 1517.3 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"||15.71 mi||west||0° 00' 02.9"||0.05 mi||north||15.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 03.5"||942.56 mi||west||0° 02' 49.4"||3.24 mi||north||942.42 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 36.2"||754.96 mi||east||0° 41' 31.6"||47.62 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.
|Nouakchott||Thu 2:20 AM||303 km||188 miles||164 nm|| SW|
|Nouadhibou||Thu 2:20 AM||312 km||194 miles||168 nm|| WNW|
|Dakhla||Thu 2:20 AM||428 km||266 miles||231 nm|| NNW|
|Rosso||Thu 2:20 AM||444 km||276 miles||240 nm|| SSW|
|Touba||Thu 2:20 AM||618 km||384 miles||334 nm|| SSW|
|Thiès||Thu 2:20 AM||667 km||414 miles||360 nm|| SSW|
|Dakar||Thu 2:20 AM||704 km||437 miles||380 nm|| SSW|
|Farafenni||Thu 2:20 AM||750 km||466 miles||405 nm|| SSW|
|Smara||Thu 2:20 AM||767 km||477 miles||414 nm|| NNE|
|El Aaiún||Thu 2:20 AM||776 km||482 miles||419 nm|| N|
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