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 01:30:00 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 01:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 50' ||North|
|Longitude: ||8° 40' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.61 meters/second, 1510.6 km/hour, 938.6 miles/hour or 815.7 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' 01.0"||0.02 mi||south||15.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 45.5"||938.39 mi||west||0° 01' 07.2"||1.28 mi||south||938.45 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 33.9"||753.99 mi||east||0° 53' 24.1"||61.23 mi||south||758.66 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tidjikja||Fri 1:30 AM||384 km||239 miles||208 nm|| SW|
|Smara||Fri 1:30 AM||723 km||449 miles||390 nm|| NNW|
|Tindouf||Fri 2:30 AM||760 km||472 miles||410 nm|| N|
|Dakhla||Fri 1:30 AM||814 km||506 miles||440 nm|| WNW|
|Nouakchott||Fri 1:30 AM||826 km||513 miles||446 nm|| WSW|
|Cape Bojador||Fri 1:30 AM||836 km||519 miles||451 nm|| NW|
|El Aaiún||Fri 1:30 AM||839 km||521 miles||453 nm|| NNW|
|Nouadhibou||Fri 1:30 AM||871 km||542 miles||471 nm|| W|
|Rosso||Fri 1:30 AM||892 km||554 miles||482 nm|| WSW|
|Bamako||Fri 1:30 AM||908 km||564 miles||491 nm|| S|
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