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 Thursday, November 29, 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 Thursday, November 29, 2012 at 01:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 47' ||North|
|Longitude: ||16° 29' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.77 meters/second, 1511.2 km/hour, 939.0 miles/hour or 816.0 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' 30.7"||15.65 mi||west||0° 00' 01.2"||0.02 mi||north||15.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 49.3"||938.74 mi||west||0° 01' 14.5"||1.42 mi||north||938.68 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 38.0"||756.45 mi||east||0° 02' 58.2"||3.41 mi||north||756.33 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nouadhibou||Thu 1:14 AM||60 km||37 miles||32 nm|| WNW|
|Nouakchott||Thu 1:14 AM||303 km||189 miles||164 nm|| S|
|Dakhla||Thu 1:14 AM||327 km||203 miles||177 nm|| N|
|Rosso||Thu 1:14 AM||478 km||297 miles||258 nm|| S|
|Saint-Louis||Thu 1:14 AM||527 km||327 miles||284 nm|| S|
|Tidjikja||Thu 1:14 AM||584 km||363 miles||316 nm|| ESE|
|Cape Bojador||Thu 1:14 AM||626 km||389 miles||338 nm|| NNE|
|Touba||Thu 1:14 AM||658 km||409 miles||355 nm|| S|
|Thiès||Thu 1:14 AM||664 km||413 miles||359 nm|| S|
|Dakar||Thu 1:14 AM||684 km||425 miles||369 nm|| S|
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