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.
View Day and Night Map
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, November 30, 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: 98%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, November 30, 2012 at 02:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 49' ||North|
|Longitude: ||19° 18' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.65 meters/second, 1510.7 km/hour, 938.7 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' 45.8"||938.48 mi||west||0° 01' 11.4"||1.37 mi||south||938.54 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 23.4"||753.87 mi||east||0° 55' 04.9"||63.16 mi||south||758.76 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nouadhibou||Fri 2:14 AM||236 km||147 miles||128 nm|| E|
|Nouakchott||Fri 2:14 AM||462 km||287 miles||249 nm|| SE|
|Dakhla||Fri 2:14 AM||471 km||293 miles||255 nm|| NE|
|Santa Maria||Fri 1:14 AM||602 km||374 miles||325 nm|| SW|
|Rosso||Fri 2:14 AM||602 km||374 miles||325 nm|| SE|
|Dakar||Fri 2:14 AM||708 km||440 miles||382 nm|| SSE|
|Thiès||Fri 2:14 AM||712 km||442 miles||384 nm|| SSE|
|Mindelo||Fri 1:14 AM||740 km||460 miles||400 nm|| SW|
|Touba||Fri 2:14 AM||752 km||467 miles||406 nm|| SSE|
|Praia||Fri 1:14 AM||791 km||491 miles||427 nm|| SW|
Related time zone tools