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 Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 08:18:00 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: 37%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 08:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 50' ||North|
|Longitude: ||20° 34' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.90 meters/second, 1608.8 km/hour, 999.7 miles/hour or 868.7 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"||16.66 mi||west||0° 00' 11.2"||0.22 mi||south||16.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 32.2"||999.64 mi||west||0° 11' 17.7"||12.94 mi||south||999.88 mi|
|24 hours||11° 30' 58.1"||792.53 mi||east||4° 41' 19.6"||322.19 mi||south||857.76 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Conakry||Thu 8:18 AM||859 km||534 miles||464 nm|| ENE|
|Freetown||Thu 8:18 AM||862 km||535 miles||465 nm|| ENE|
|Bissau||Thu 8:18 AM||863 km||537 miles||466 nm|| NE|
|Ziguinchor||Thu 8:18 AM||883 km||548 miles||477 nm|| NNE|
|Boké||Thu 8:18 AM||893 km||555 miles||482 nm|| NE|
|Serekunda||Thu 8:18 AM||944 km||586 miles||510 nm|| NNE|
|Banjul||Thu 8:18 AM||950 km||590 miles||513 nm|| NNE|
|Bafatá||Thu 8:18 AM||956 km||594 miles||516 nm|| NE|
|Gabú||Thu 8:18 AM||998 km||620 miles||539 nm|| NE|
|Makeni||Thu 8:18 AM||1000 km||621 miles||540 nm|| ENE|
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