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 01:04:00 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 01:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 48' ||North|
|Longitude: ||25° 40' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.61 meters/second, 1521.4 km/hour, 945.3 miles/hour or 821.5 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' 11.3"||945.10 mi||west||0° 03' 31.0"||4.03 mi||north||944.93 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 11.5"||755.34 mi||east||0° 58' 40.9"||67.28 mi||north||755.99 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Wed 12:04 AM||331 km||205 miles||179 nm|| SSE|
|Santa Maria||Wed 12:04 AM||459 km||285 miles||248 nm|| SE|
|Praia||Wed 12:04 AM||587 km||365 miles||317 nm|| SSE|
|Nouadhibou||Wed 1:04 AM||910 km||565 miles||491 nm|| E|
|Nouakchott||Wed 1:04 AM||1038 km||645 miles||560 nm|| E|
|Dakar||Wed 1:04 AM||1043 km||648 miles||563 nm|| ESE|
|Banjul||Wed 1:04 AM||1198 km||744 miles||647 nm|| SE|
|Bissau||Wed 1:04 AM||1392 km||865 miles||751 nm|| SE|
|El Aaiún||Wed 1:04 AM||1510 km||938 miles||815 nm|| NE|
|Conakry||Wed 1:04 AM||1718 km||1067 miles||927 nm|| SE|
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