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 01:46:00 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 01:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 48' ||North|
|Longitude: ||24° 14' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.74 meters/second, 1511.1 km/hour, 938.9 miles/hour or 815.9 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' 01.1"||0.02 mi||north||15.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 48.9"||938.67 mi||west||0° 01' 11.4"||1.36 mi||north||938.61 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 40.0"||756.43 mi||east||0° 01' 43.5"||1.98 mi||north||756.36 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Thu 12:46 AM||440 km||273 miles||238 nm|| S|
|Santa Maria||Thu 12:46 AM||485 km||301 miles||262 nm|| SSE|
|Praia||Thu 12:46 AM||655 km||407 miles||354 nm|| S|
|Nouadhibou||Thu 1:46 AM||748 km||465 miles||404 nm|| E|
|Dakhla||Thu 1:46 AM||913 km||567 miles||493 nm|| ENE|
|Nouakchott||Thu 1:46 AM||916 km||569 miles||495 nm|| ESE|
|Dakar||Thu 1:46 AM||989 km||614 miles||534 nm|| SE|
|Rosso||Thu 1:46 AM||1007 km||625 miles||544 nm|| ESE|
|Thiès||Thu 1:46 AM||1019 km||633 miles||550 nm|| SE|
|Banjul||Thu 1:46 AM||1150 km||715 miles||621 nm|| SE|
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