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 Saturday, November 3, 2012 at 04:36:00 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: 84%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, November 3, 2012 at 04:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 35' ||North|
|Longitude: ||23° 46' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.34 meters/second, 1513.2 km/hour, 940.3 miles/hour or 817.1 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"||15.67 mi||west||0° 00' 02.0"||0.04 mi||south||15.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 53.9"||940.03 mi||west||0° 02' 01.0"||2.31 mi||south||940.14 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 42.9"||751.04 mi||east||1° 14' 29.5"||85.41 mi||south||758.84 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Sat 3:36 AM||430 km||267 miles||232 nm|| SSW|
|Santa Maria||Sat 3:36 AM||451 km||280 miles||243 nm|| SSE|
|Praia||Sat 3:36 AM||628 km||390 miles||339 nm|| S|
|Nouadhibou||Sat 4:36 AM||702 km||436 miles||379 nm|| E|
|Nouakchott||Sat 4:36 AM||864 km||537 miles||466 nm|| ESE|
|Dakhla||Sat 4:36 AM||877 km||545 miles||474 nm|| ENE|
|Dakar||Sat 4:36 AM||938 km||583 miles||506 nm|| SE|
|Rosso||Sat 4:36 AM||953 km||592 miles||515 nm|| ESE|
|Thiès||Sat 4:36 AM||967 km||601 miles||522 nm|| SE|
|Banjul||Sat 4:36 AM||1099 km||683 miles||594 nm|| SE|
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