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 Thursday, November 22, 2012 at 18:24:00 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: 72%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, November 22, 2012 at 18:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||2° 48' ||North|
|Longitude: ||16° 31' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.54 meters/second, 1618.3 km/hour, 1005.6 miles/hour or 873.8 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' 33.1"||16.76 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 14.4"||1005.58 mi||west||0° 11' 02.5"||12.65 mi||north||1005.58 mi|
|24 hours||10° 39' 49.3"||736.79 mi||east||4° 17' 37.2"||295.05 mi||north||791.79 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Berbérati||Thu 7:24 PM||181 km||113 miles||98 nm|| NNW|
|Impfondo||Thu 7:24 PM||215 km||134 miles||116 nm|| SE|
|Bimbo||Thu 7:24 PM||264 km||164 miles||142 nm|| NE|
|Bangui||Thu 7:24 PM||285 km||177 miles||154 nm|| NE|
|Bambari||Thu 7:24 PM||565 km||351 miles||305 nm|| NE|
|Yaoundé||Thu 7:24 PM||569 km||353 miles||307 nm|| WNW|
|Ebebiyín||Thu 7:24 PM||582 km||362 miles||314 nm|| W|
|Franceville||Thu 7:24 PM||589 km||366 miles||318 nm|| SSW|
|Moundou||Thu 7:24 PM||640 km||398 miles||346 nm|| N|
|Sarh||Thu 7:24 PM||732 km||455 miles||395 nm|| NNE|
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