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 20, 2012 at 19:06:00 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: 52%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 19:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 06' ||South|
|Longitude: ||15° 37' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.65 meters/second, 1607.9 km/hour, 999.1 miles/hour or 868.2 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' 31.5"||16.65 mi||west||0° 00' 11.1"||0.21 mi||north||16.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 31.7"||999.12 mi||west||0° 11' 14.4"||12.87 mi||north||999.38 mi|
|24 hours||11° 09' 15.8"||767.25 mi||east||4° 32' 06.6"||311.64 mi||north||830.38 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Monrovia||Tue 7:06 PM||1474 km||916 miles||796 nm|| NNE|
|Jamestown||Tue 7:06 PM||1533 km||952 miles||828 nm|| SE|
|Freetown||Tue 7:06 PM||1635 km||1016 miles||883 nm|| N|
|Conakry||Tue 7:06 PM||1739 km||1081 miles||939 nm|| N|
|Abidjan||Tue 7:06 PM||1805 km||1122 miles||975 nm|| NE|
|Yamoussoukro||Tue 7:06 PM||1834 km||1140 miles||990 nm|| NE|
|Bissau||Tue 7:06 PM||1987 km||1234 miles||1073 nm|| N|
|Recife||Tue 4:06 PM||2139 km||1329 miles||1155 nm|| W|
|Accra||Tue 7:06 PM||2144 km||1332 miles||1158 nm|| NE|
|Banjul||Tue 7:06 PM||2165 km||1345 miles||1169 nm|| N|
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