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 02:36:00 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 02:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 49' ||North|
|Longitude: ||36° 19' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.69 meters/second, 1510.9 km/hour, 938.8 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' 48.6"||938.55 mi||west||0° 01' 06.5"||1.27 mi||north||938.50 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 42.9"||756.40 mi||east||0° 00' 13.1"||0.25 mi||south||756.41 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Praia||Thu 1:36 AM||1505 km||935 miles||812 nm|| ESE|
|Dakar||Thu 2:36 AM||2113 km||1313 miles||1141 nm|| ESE|
|Ponta Delgada||Thu 1:36 AM||2139 km||1329 miles||1155 nm|| NNE|
|Nouakchott||Thu 2:36 AM||2156 km||1339 miles||1164 nm|| E|
|Angra do Heroísmo||Thu 1:36 AM||2162 km||1344 miles||1168 nm|| NNE|
|Banjul||Thu 2:36 AM||2251 km||1399 miles||1215 nm|| ESE|
|Bissau||Thu 2:36 AM||2424 km||1506 miles||1309 nm|| ESE|
|El Aaiún||Thu 2:36 AM||2451 km||1523 miles||1323 nm|| ENE|
|Cayenne||Wed 11:36 PM||2466 km||1532 miles||1332 nm|| SW|
|Bridgetown||Wed 10:36 PM||2620 km||1628 miles||1415 nm|| WSW|
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