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 Friday, November 2, 2012 at 01:00:00 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: 91%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, November 2, 2012 at 01:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 53' ||North|
|Longitude: ||16° 50' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.51 meters/second, 1510.3 km/hour, 938.4 miles/hour or 815.5 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' 30.7"||15.64 mi||west||0° 00' 00.7"||0.01 mi||north||15.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 50.8"||938.17 mi||west||0° 00' 39.3"||0.75 mi||north||938.14 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 51.6"||754.06 mi||east||0° 11' 02.5"||12.66 mi||south||754.62 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Ndjamena||Fri 2:00 AM||989 km||614 miles||534 nm|| S|
|Kano||Fri 2:00 AM||1323 km||822 miles||714 nm|| SW|
|Tripoli||Fri 3:00 AM||1379 km||857 miles||745 nm|| NNW|
|Abuja||Fri 2:00 AM||1658 km||1030 miles||895 nm|| SW|
|Valletta||Fri 2:00 AM||1680 km||1044 miles||907 nm|| N|
|Alexandria||Fri 3:00 AM||1739 km||1081 miles||939 nm|| NE|
|Khartoum||Fri 4:00 AM||1760 km||1093 miles||950 nm|| ESE|
|Niamey||Fri 2:00 AM||1763 km||1096 miles||952 nm|| WSW|
|Cairo||Fri 3:00 AM||1767 km||1098 miles||954 nm|| NE|
|Bangui||Fri 2:00 AM||1837 km||1141 miles||992 nm|| S|
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