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 Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at 07:34:00 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: 57%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at 07:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 55' ||North|
|Longitude: ||32° 28' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.23 meters/second, 1570.4 km/hour, 975.8 miles/hour or 848.0 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' 31.7"||16.26 mi||west||0° 00' 08.4"||0.16 mi||south||16.26 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 49.2"||975.69 mi||west||0° 08' 26.8"||9.68 mi||south||976.04 mi|
|24 hours||11° 15' 13.0"||755.71 mi||east||3° 41' 24.3"||253.67 mi||south||802.34 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Tue 6:34 AM||868 km||539 miles||469 nm|| ENE|
|Praia||Tue 6:34 AM||972 km||604 miles||525 nm|| E|
|Dakar||Tue 7:34 AM||1624 km||1009 miles||877 nm|| E|
|Banjul||Tue 7:34 AM||1720 km||1069 miles||929 nm|| E|
|Nouakchott||Tue 7:34 AM||1823 km||1133 miles||985 nm|| ENE|
|Bissau||Tue 7:34 AM||1846 km||1147 miles||997 nm|| E|
|Fortaleza||Tue 4:34 AM||2067 km||1284 miles||1116 nm|| SSW|
|Conakry||Tue 7:34 AM||2101 km||1306 miles||1135 nm|| ESE|
|Freetown||Tue 7:34 AM||2183 km||1357 miles||1179 nm|| ESE|
|Cayenne||Tue 4:34 AM||2394 km||1488 miles||1293 nm|| WSW|
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