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, February 9, 2012 at 01:48:00 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 Thursday, February 9, 2012 at 01:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 04' ||North|
|Longitude: ||10° 58' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.43 meters/second, 1607.1 km/hour, 998.6 miles/hour or 867.8 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' 29.5"||16.64 mi||west||0° 00' 13.1"||0.25 mi||south||16.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 30.1"||998.57 mi||west||0° 13' 08.7"||15.06 mi||south||998.85 mi|
|24 hours||12° 12' 21.4"||841.07 mi||east||5° 22' 03.5"||368.84 mi||south||920.45 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Monrovia||Thu 1:48 AM||140 km||87 miles||76 nm|| N|
|Kakata||Thu 1:48 AM||176 km||109 miles||95 nm|| NNE|
|Gbarnga||Thu 1:48 AM||270 km||168 miles||146 nm|| NE|
|Kenema||Thu 1:48 AM||312 km||194 miles||168 nm|| N|
|Bo||Thu 1:48 AM||331 km||206 miles||179 nm|| NNW|
|Nzérékoré||Thu 1:48 AM||381 km||236 miles||205 nm|| NE|
|Freetown||Thu 1:48 AM||454 km||282 miles||245 nm|| NNW|
|Conakry||Thu 1:48 AM||578 km||359 miles||312 nm|| NNW|
|Yamoussoukro||Thu 1:48 AM||659 km||410 miles||356 nm|| ENE|
|Bouaké||Thu 1:48 AM||718 km||446 miles||388 nm|| ENE|
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