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 01:20:00 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: 91%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, November 2, 2012 at 01:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 53' ||North|
|Longitude: ||11° 59' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.50 meters/second, 1510.2 km/hour, 938.4 miles/hour or 815.4 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' 30.8"||15.64 mi||west||0° 00' 00.6"||0.01 mi||north||15.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 50.6"||938.14 mi||west||0° 00' 37.4"||0.72 mi||north||938.11 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 51.2"||754.03 mi||east||0° 11' 49.0"||13.55 mi||south||754.64 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Agadez||Fri 2:20 AM||604 km||375 miles||326 nm|| SW|
|Zinder||Fri 2:20 AM||845 km||525 miles||456 nm|| SSW|
|Maradi||Fri 2:20 AM||968 km||602 miles||523 nm|| SSW|
|Ndjamena||Fri 2:20 AM||1025 km||637 miles||553 nm|| SSE|
|Kano||Fri 2:20 AM||1050 km||653 miles||567 nm|| SSW|
|Niamey||Fri 2:20 AM||1329 km||826 miles||718 nm|| SW|
|Tripoli||Fri 3:20 AM||1336 km||830 miles||721 nm|| N|
|Abuja||Fri 2:20 AM||1394 km||866 miles||753 nm|| SSW|
|Valletta||Fri 2:20 AM||1682 km||1045 miles||908 nm|| N|
|Ouagadougou||Fri 1:20 AM||1721 km||1069 miles||929 nm|| WSW|
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