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 Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 00:14:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 00:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 45' ||North|
|Longitude: ||13° 34' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.75 meters/second, 1521.9 km/hour, 945.7 miles/hour or 821.8 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' 31.1"||15.76 mi||west||0° 00' 03.5"||0.07 mi||north||15.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 12.4"||945.41 mi||west||0° 03' 35.4"||4.12 mi||north||945.25 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 52.8"||755.24 mi||east||1° 00' 33.6"||69.44 mi||north||756.01 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nouakchott||Wed 12:14 AM||314 km||195 miles||169 nm|| SW|
|Nouadhibou||Wed 12:14 AM||385 km||239 miles||208 nm|| WNW|
|Rosso||Wed 12:14 AM||430 km||267 miles||232 nm|| SSW|
|Touba||Wed 12:14 AM||594 km||369 miles||321 nm|| SSW|
|Thiès||Wed 12:14 AM||654 km||407 miles||353 nm|| SSW|
|Dakar||Wed 12:14 AM||696 km||433 miles||376 nm|| SW|
|Farafenni||Wed 12:14 AM||717 km||446 miles||387 nm|| SSW|
|Banjul||Wed 12:14 AM||768 km||477 miles||414 nm|| SSW|
|Serekunda||Wed 12:14 AM||774 km||481 miles||418 nm|| SSW|
|El Aaiún||Wed 12:14 AM||820 km||510 miles||443 nm|| N|
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