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 02:14:00 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 02:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 48' ||North|
|Longitude: ||30° 60' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.71 meters/second, 1511.0 km/hour, 938.9 miles/hour or 815.8 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' 48.7"||938.60 mi||west||0° 01' 08.7"||1.31 mi||north||938.54 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 41.8"||756.41 mi||east||0° 00' 38.1"||0.73 mi||north||756.38 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Thu 1:14 AM||768 km||477 miles||414 nm|| ESE|
|Praia||Thu 1:14 AM||1026 km||637 miles||554 nm|| SE|
|Dakar||Thu 2:14 AM||1590 km||988 miles||858 nm|| ESE|
|Nouakchott||Thu 2:14 AM||1605 km||997 miles||867 nm|| E|
|Banjul||Thu 2:14 AM||1736 km||1079 miles||937 nm|| ESE|
|Bissau||Thu 2:14 AM||1920 km||1193 miles||1036 nm|| ESE|
|El Aaiún||Thu 2:14 AM||1940 km||1206 miles||1048 nm|| ENE|
|Ponta Delgada (Azores)||Thu 1:14 AM||1946 km||1209 miles||1051 nm|| NNE|
|Conakry||Thu 2:14 AM||2236 km||1389 miles||1207 nm|| ESE|
|Freetown||Thu 2:14 AM||2345 km||1457 miles||1266 nm|| ESE|
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