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 Sunday, June 3, 2012 at 23:54:00 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 Sunday, June 3, 2012 at 23:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 19' ||South|
|Longitude: ||6° 15' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.02 meters/second, 1490.5 km/hour, 926.1 miles/hour or 804.8 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' 21.8"||15.44 mi||west||0° 00' 02.7"||0.05 mi||south||15.44 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 54.8"||925.86 mi||west||0° 02' 43.9"||3.13 mi||south||925.72 mi|
|24 hours||15° 13' 58.7"||981.74 mi||east||0° 20' 15.4"||23.23 mi||south||980.88 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Sun 11:54 PM||599 km||372 miles||323 nm|| N|
|Windhoek||Mon 12:54 AM||2414 km||1500 miles||1303 nm|| E|
|Luanda||Mon 12:54 AM||2504 km||1556 miles||1352 nm|| ENE|
|São Tomé||Sun 11:54 PM||2780 km||1727 miles||1501 nm|| NNE|
|Cape Town||Mon 1:54 AM||2796 km||1738 miles||1510 nm|| SE|
|Libreville||Mon 12:54 AM||2946 km||1831 miles||1591 nm|| NE|
|Abidjan||Sun 11:54 PM||2956 km||1837 miles||1596 nm|| N|
|Kinshasa||Mon 12:54 AM||2993 km||1860 miles||1616 nm|| NE|
|Brazzaville||Mon 12:54 AM||2995 km||1861 miles||1617 nm|| NE|
|Accra||Sun 11:54 PM||3043 km||1891 miles||1643 nm|| NNE|
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