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 01:14:00 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 01:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 49' ||North|
|Longitude: ||28° 05' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.58 meters/second, 1521.3 km/hour, 945.3 miles/hour or 821.4 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' 03.4"||0.07 mi||north||15.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 11.1"||945.04 mi||west||0° 03' 30.0"||4.01 mi||north||944.87 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 15.3"||755.36 mi||east||0° 58' 18.2"||66.85 mi||north||755.98 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Wed 12:14 AM||461 km||286 miles||249 nm|| SE|
|Santa Maria||Wed 12:14 AM||653 km||406 miles||353 nm|| ESE|
|Praia||Wed 12:14 AM||728 km||452 miles||393 nm|| SE|
|Dakar||Wed 1:14 AM||1267 km||788 miles||684 nm|| ESE|
|Nouakchott||Wed 1:14 AM||1289 km||801 miles||696 nm|| E|
|Banjul||Wed 1:14 AM||1415 km||879 miles||764 nm|| ESE|
|Bissau||Wed 1:14 AM||1601 km||995 miles||865 nm|| ESE|
|El Aaiún||Wed 1:14 AM||1722 km||1070 miles||930 nm|| ENE|
|Conakry||Wed 1:14 AM||1921 km||1193 miles||1037 nm|| SE|
|Ponta Delgada (Azores)||Wed 12:14 AM||2001 km||1243 miles||1080 nm|| N|
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