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 02:46:00 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 02:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 48' ||North|
|Longitude: ||27° 03' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.68 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||south||15.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 45.9"||938.55 mi||west||0° 01' 14.5"||1.42 mi||south||938.61 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 15.7"||753.79 mi||east||0° 56' 18.0"||64.55 mi||south||758.84 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Fri 1:46 AM||485 km||301 miles||262 nm|| SSE|
|Santa Maria||Fri 1:46 AM||638 km||396 miles||344 nm|| SE|
|Praia||Fri 1:46 AM||751 km||467 miles||406 nm|| SSE|
|Nouakchott||Fri 2:46 AM||1200 km||746 miles||648 nm|| ESE|
|Dakar||Fri 2:46 AM||1224 km||761 miles||661 nm|| ESE|
|Banjul||Fri 2:46 AM||1379 km||857 miles||744 nm|| SE|
|El Aaiún||Fri 2:46 AM||1573 km||977 miles||849 nm|| ENE|
|Bissau||Fri 2:46 AM||1573 km||978 miles||849 nm|| SE|
|Ponta Delgada (Azores)||Fri 1:46 AM||1882 km||1169 miles||1016 nm|| N|
|Conakry||Fri 2:46 AM||1899 km||1180 miles||1025 nm|| SE|
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