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 Friday, November 30, 2012 at 00:20:00 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: 98%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, November 30, 2012 at 00:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 51' ||North|
|Longitude: ||8° 16' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.56 meters/second, 1510.4 km/hour, 938.5 miles/hour or 815.6 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"||15.64 mi||west||0° 00' 01.0"||0.02 mi||south||15.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 45.3"||938.27 mi||west||0° 01' 00.3"||1.15 mi||south||938.32 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 49.6"||754.18 mi||east||0° 50' 43.5"||58.16 mi||south||758.50 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Agadez||Fri 1:20 AM||430 km||267 miles||232 nm|| S|
|Zinder||Fri 1:20 AM||783 km||486 miles||423 nm|| S|
|Maradi||Fri 1:20 AM||823 km||511 miles||444 nm|| S|
|Kano||Fri 1:20 AM||979 km||609 miles||529 nm|| S|
|Niamey||Fri 1:20 AM||1043 km||648 miles||563 nm|| SW|
|Ndjamena||Fri 1:20 AM||1208 km||750 miles||652 nm|| SE|
|Abuja||Fri 1:20 AM||1297 km||806 miles||700 nm|| S|
|Ouagadougou||Fri 12:20 AM||1404 km||872 miles||758 nm|| SW|
|Tripoli||Fri 1:20 AM||1421 km||883 miles||767 nm|| NNE|
|Lagos||Fri 1:20 AM||1679 km||1043 miles||906 nm|| SSW|
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