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 01:20:00 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 01:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 50' ||North|
|Longitude: ||6° 15' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.60 meters/second, 1510.6 km/hour, 938.6 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' 45.4"||938.38 mi||west||0° 01' 06.1"||1.26 mi||south||938.43 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 36.1"||754.02 mi||east||0° 53' 01.1"||60.79 mi||south||758.63 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Smara||Fri 1:20 AM||857 km||532 miles||463 nm|| NW|
|Bamako||Fri 1:20 AM||925 km||575 miles||500 nm|| SSW|
|Koutiala||Fri 1:20 AM||938 km||583 miles||507 nm|| S|
|El Aaiún||Fri 1:20 AM||995 km||618 miles||537 nm|| NW|
|Ouagadougou||Fri 1:20 AM||1063 km||660 miles||574 nm|| SSE|
|Nouakchott||Fri 1:20 AM||1066 km||663 miles||576 nm|| WSW|
|Niamey||Fri 2:20 AM||1202 km||747 miles||649 nm|| SE|
|Marrakech||Fri 1:20 AM||1209 km||751 miles||653 nm|| N|
|Dakar||Fri 1:20 AM||1368 km||850 miles||739 nm|| WSW|
|Banjul||Fri 1:20 AM||1369 km||851 miles||739 nm|| SW|
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