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 Sunday, November 4, 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: 76%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, November 4, 2012 at 04:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 21' ||North|
|Longitude: ||12° 10' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.78 meters/second, 1525.6 km/hour, 948.0 miles/hour or 823.8 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"||15.80 mi||west||0° 00' 04.2"||0.08 mi||south||15.80 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 09.7"||947.74 mi||west||0° 04' 15.8"||4.89 mi||south||947.96 mi|
|24 hours||11° 28' 08.1"||748.71 mi||east||2° 06' 45.9"||145.32 mi||south||767.25 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nouakchott||Sun 4:36 AM||425 km||264 miles||230 nm|| WSW|
|Rosso||Sun 4:36 AM||497 km||309 miles||268 nm|| SW|
|Nouadhibou||Sun 4:36 AM||539 km||335 miles||291 nm|| WNW|
|Dakhla||Sun 4:36 AM||620 km||385 miles||335 nm|| NW|
|Touba||Sun 4:36 AM||634 km||394 miles||342 nm|| SW|
|Thiès||Sun 4:36 AM||714 km||444 miles||386 nm|| SW|
|Farafenni||Sun 4:36 AM||736 km||458 miles||398 nm|| SSW|
|Dakar||Sun 4:36 AM||763 km||474 miles||412 nm|| SW|
|Banjul||Sun 4:36 AM||804 km||500 miles||434 nm|| SW|
|Gabú||Sun 4:36 AM||812 km||505 miles||439 nm|| SSW|
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