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 05:46:00 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 05:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 16' ||North|
|Longitude: ||29° 06' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.00 meters/second, 1526.4 km/hour, 948.5 miles/hour or 824.2 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"||15.81 mi||west||0° 00' 04.2"||0.08 mi||south||15.81 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 10.6"||948.24 mi||west||0° 04' 22.2"||5.01 mi||south||948.46 mi|
|24 hours||11° 27' 43.7"||748.65 mi||east||2° 09' 12.3"||148.11 mi||south||767.78 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Sun 4:46 AM||509 km||316 miles||275 nm|| ESE|
|Praia||Sun 4:46 AM||765 km||475 miles||413 nm|| SE|
|Dakar||Sun 5:46 AM||1343 km||834 miles||725 nm|| ESE|
|Nouakchott||Sun 5:46 AM||1391 km||864 miles||751 nm|| E|
|Banjul||Sun 5:46 AM||1485 km||923 miles||802 nm|| ESE|
|Bissau||Sun 5:46 AM||1665 km||1034 miles||899 nm|| ESE|
|El Aaiún||Sun 5:46 AM||1845 km||1147 miles||996 nm|| ENE|
|Conakry||Sun 5:46 AM||1978 km||1229 miles||1068 nm|| ESE|
|Ponta Delgada (Azores)||Sun 4:46 AM||2075 km||1289 miles||1120 nm|| N|
|Freetown||Sun 5:46 AM||2086 km||1296 miles||1127 nm|| ESE|
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