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 Sunday, December 30, 2012 at 03:38:00 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: 97%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, December 30, 2012 at 03:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 06' ||North|
|Longitude: ||34° 43' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.72 meters/second, 1554.2 km/hour, 965.7 miles/hour or 839.2 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' 31.6"||16.10 mi||west||0° 00' 07.1"||0.14 mi||south||16.10 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 38.2"||965.58 mi||west||0° 07' 10.0"||8.21 mi||south||965.91 mi|
|24 hours||11° 14' 35.9"||747.37 mi||east||3° 11' 53.4"||219.89 mi||south||784.41 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Praia||Sun 2:38 AM||1209 km||751 miles||653 nm|| E|
|Dakar||Sun 3:38 AM||1862 km||1157 miles||1006 nm|| E|
|Banjul||Sun 3:38 AM||1975 km||1227 miles||1066 nm|| E|
|Nouakchott||Sun 3:38 AM||2006 km||1247 miles||1083 nm|| E|
|Bissau||Sun 3:38 AM||2119 km||1317 miles||1144 nm|| E|
|Fortaleza||Sun 12:38 AM||2236 km||1389 miles||1207 nm|| S|
|Cayenne||Sun 12:38 AM||2286 km||1420 miles||1234 nm|| WSW|
|Conakry||Sun 3:38 AM||2393 km||1487 miles||1292 nm|| ESE|
|Belém||Sun 12:38 AM||2461 km||1529 miles||1329 nm|| SW|
|Freetown||Sun 3:38 AM||2482 km||1542 miles||1340 nm|| ESE|
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