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 01:08:00 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 01:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 53' ||North|
|Longitude: ||14° 53' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.51 meters/second, 1510.2 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"||938.16 mi||west||0° 00' 38.5"||0.74 mi||north||938.13 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 51.5"||754.05 mi||east||0° 11' 21.1"||13.02 mi||south||754.63 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Agadez||Fri 2:08 AM||846 km||526 miles||457 nm|| WSW|
|Ndjamena||Fri 2:08 AM||971 km||603 miles||524 nm|| S|
|Zinder||Fri 2:08 AM||1003 km||623 miles||541 nm|| SW|
|Kano||Fri 2:08 AM||1195 km||743 miles||645 nm|| SW|
|Tripoli||Fri 3:08 AM||1342 km||834 miles||725 nm|| N|
|Abuja||Fri 2:08 AM||1537 km||955 miles||830 nm|| SSW|
|Niamey||Fri 2:08 AM||1584 km||984 miles||855 nm|| WSW|
|Valletta||Fri 2:08 AM||1665 km||1034 miles||899 nm|| N|
|Tunis||Fri 2:08 AM||1821 km||1132 miles||983 nm|| NNW|
|Bangui||Fri 2:08 AM||1870 km||1162 miles||1010 nm|| SSE|
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