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 Monday, November 5, 2012 at 06:34:00 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: 67%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, November 5, 2012 at 06:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 01' ||North|
|Longitude: ||29° 16' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.62 meters/second, 1546.6 km/hour, 961.0 miles/hour or 835.1 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' 31.5"||16.02 mi||west||0° 00' 06.4"||0.12 mi||south||16.02 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 32.2"||960.85 mi||west||0° 06' 31.0"||7.47 mi||south||961.15 mi|
|24 hours||11° 19' 37.1"||749.33 mi||east||2° 58' 15.9"||204.30 mi||south||782.06 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Mon 5:34 AM||456 km||283 miles||246 nm|| E|
|Praia||Mon 5:34 AM||658 km||409 miles||355 nm|| ESE|
|Santa Maria||Mon 5:34 AM||679 km||422 miles||367 nm|| E|
|Dakar||Mon 6:34 AM||1294 km||804 miles||699 nm|| E|
|Nouakchott||Mon 6:34 AM||1415 km||879 miles||764 nm|| E|
|Banjul||Mon 6:34 AM||1419 km||882 miles||766 nm|| ESE|
|Bissau||Mon 6:34 AM||1581 km||983 miles||854 nm|| ESE|
|Conakry||Mon 6:34 AM||1878 km||1167 miles||1014 nm|| ESE|
|Freetown||Mon 6:34 AM||1978 km||1229 miles||1068 nm|| ESE|
|El Aaiún||Mon 6:34 AM||1998 km||1242 miles||1079 nm|| NE|
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