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 Wednesday, April 11, 2012 at 04:52:00 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: 74%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, April 11, 2012 at 04:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 44' ||South|
|Longitude: ||10° 49' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.80 meters/second, 1489.7 km/hour, 925.6 miles/hour or 804.4 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' 23.9"||15.43 mi||west||0° 00' 01.1"||0.02 mi||north||15.43 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 00.3"||925.39 mi||west||0° 01' 14.7"||1.43 mi||north||925.46 mi|
|24 hours||14° 05' 38.4"||905.74 mi||east||1° 08' 33.7"||78.62 mi||north||912.66 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Wed 4:52 AM||838 km||521 miles||452 nm|| NE|
|Windhoek||Wed 5:52 AM||2877 km||1788 miles||1553 nm|| E|
|Luanda||Wed 5:52 AM||2944 km||1829 miles||1590 nm|| ENE|
|Abidjan||Wed 4:52 AM||3083 km||1916 miles||1665 nm|| NNE|
|São Tomé||Wed 4:52 AM||3098 km||1925 miles||1673 nm|| NE|
|Monrovia||Wed 4:52 AM||3103 km||1928 miles||1676 nm|| N|
|Cape Town||Wed 6:52 AM||3166 km||1967 miles||1709 nm|| ESE|
|Yamoussoukro||Wed 4:52 AM||3216 km||1998 miles||1737 nm|| NNE|
|Accra||Wed 4:52 AM||3232 km||2008 miles||1745 nm|| NNE|
|Libreville||Wed 5:52 AM||3293 km||2046 miles||1778 nm|| NE|
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