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 Saturday, April 7, 2012 at 00:58:00 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 Saturday, April 7, 2012 at 00:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 33' ||South|
|Longitude: ||12° 31' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.30 meters/second, 1574.3 km/hour, 978.2 miles/hour or 850.0 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' 25.7"||16.30 mi||west||0° 00' 12.0"||0.23 mi||south||16.30 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 49.1"||978.05 mi||west||0° 12' 04.5"||13.84 mi||south||977.79 mi|
|24 hours||13° 57' 29.4"||946.05 mi||east||4° 25' 34.9"||304.32 mi||south||985.77 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Sat 12:58 AM||881 km||547 miles||476 nm|| SE|
|Monrovia||Sat 12:58 AM||1985 km||1233 miles||1072 nm|| N|
|Abidjan||Sat 12:58 AM||2089 km||1298 miles||1128 nm|| NNE|
|Yamoussoukro||Sat 12:58 AM||2184 km||1357 miles||1179 nm|| NNE|
|Freetown||Sat 12:58 AM||2217 km||1378 miles||1197 nm|| N|
|Accra||Sat 12:58 AM||2331 km||1448 miles||1259 nm|| NE|
|Conakry||Sat 12:58 AM||2332 km||1449 miles||1259 nm|| N|
|Lome||Sat 12:58 AM||2477 km||1539 miles||1338 nm|| NE|
|Recife||Fri 9:58 PM||2482 km||1542 miles||1340 nm|| W|
|São Tomé||Sat 12:58 AM||2502 km||1555 miles||1351 nm|| ENE|
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