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 Friday, November 9, 2012 at 09:18:00 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: 26%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, November 9, 2012 at 09:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 56' ||North|
|Longitude: ||23° 34' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.74 meters/second, 1615.5 km/hour, 1003.8 miles/hour or 872.3 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' 30.6"||16.73 mi||west||0° 00' 12.0"||0.23 mi||south||16.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 43.4"||1003.75 mi||west||0° 12' 07.3"||13.88 mi||south||1003.87 mi|
|24 hours||11° 56' 23.5"||825.84 mi||east||4° 54' 46.2"||337.58 mi||south||891.77 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Freetown||Fri 9:18 AM||1417 km||881 miles||765 nm|| NE|
|Conakry||Fri 9:18 AM||1445 km||898 miles||780 nm|| NE|
|Bissau||Fri 9:18 AM||1496 km||929 miles||808 nm|| NE|
|Monrovia||Fri 9:18 AM||1537 km||955 miles||830 nm|| ENE|
|Praia||Fri 8:18 AM||1546 km||961 miles||835 nm|| N|
|Banjul||Fri 9:18 AM||1584 km||984 miles||855 nm|| NNE|
|Recife||Fri 6:18 AM||1605 km||997 miles||867 nm|| SW|
|Dakar||Fri 9:18 AM||1662 km||1033 miles||898 nm|| NNE|
|Fortaleza||Fri 6:18 AM||1749 km||1087 miles||945 nm|| WSW|
|Nouakchott||Fri 9:18 AM||2070 km||1286 miles||1118 nm|| NNE|
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