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 29, 2012 at 02:04:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, November 29, 2012 at 02:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 48' ||North|
|Longitude: ||28° 35' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.72 meters/second, 1511.0 km/hour, 938.9 miles/hour or 815.9 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||north||15.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 48.8"||938.62 mi||west||0° 01' 09.6"||1.33 mi||north||938.57 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 41.2"||756.42 mi||east||0° 01' 01.6"||1.18 mi||north||756.38 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Thu 1:04 AM||575 km||357 miles||311 nm|| SE|
|Praia||Thu 1:04 AM||844 km||524 miles||456 nm|| SE|
|Nouakchott||Thu 2:04 AM||1357 km||843 miles||732 nm|| E|
|Dakar||Thu 2:04 AM||1362 km||846 miles||736 nm|| ESE|
|Banjul||Thu 2:04 AM||1513 km||940 miles||817 nm|| ESE|
|Bissau||Thu 2:04 AM||1703 km||1058 miles||920 nm|| ESE|
|El Aaiún||Thu 2:04 AM||1714 km||1065 miles||925 nm|| ENE|
|Azores||Thu 1:04 AM||1963 km||1220 miles||1060 nm|| N|
|Conakry||Thu 2:04 AM||2026 km||1259 miles||1094 nm|| SE|
|Freetown||Thu 2:04 AM||2139 km||1329 miles||1155 nm|| SE|
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