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 01:54:00 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 01:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 51' ||North|
|Longitude: ||37° 46' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.47 meters/second, 1520.9 km/hour, 945.0 miles/hour or 821.2 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' 31.1"||15.75 mi||west||0° 00' 03.4"||0.07 mi||north||15.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 10.4"||944.79 mi||west||0° 03' 26.3"||3.94 mi||north||944.63 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 29.9"||755.44 mi||east||0° 56' 47.9"||65.13 mi||north||755.97 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Praia||Wed 12:54 AM||1609 km||1000 miles||869 nm|| ESE|
|Dakar||Wed 1:54 AM||2235 km||1389 miles||1207 nm|| ESE|
|Cayenne||Tue 10:54 PM||2283 km||1419 miles||1233 nm|| SW|
|Nouakchott||Wed 1:54 AM||2301 km||1430 miles||1243 nm|| E|
|Ponta Delgada (Azores)||Wed 12:54 AM||2303 km||1431 miles||1244 nm|| NNE|
|Banjul||Wed 1:54 AM||2367 km||1471 miles||1278 nm|| ESE|
|Paramaribo||Tue 10:54 PM||2440 km||1516 miles||1318 nm|| SW|
|Bridgetown||Tue 9:54 PM||2447 km||1520 miles||1321 nm|| WSW|
|Bissau||Wed 1:54 AM||2532 km||1573 miles||1367 nm|| ESE|
|Fort-de-France||Tue 9:54 PM||2543 km||1580 miles||1373 nm|| W|
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