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 Friday, June 8, 2012 at 04:20:00 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: 82%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, June 8, 2012 at 04:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 40' ||South|
|Longitude: ||12° 55' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.09 meters/second, 1566.3 km/hour, 973.3 miles/hour or 845.7 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' 28.6"||16.22 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||north||16.22 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 39.5"||973.18 mi||west||0° 10' 06.5"||11.58 mi||north||973.59 mi|
|24 hours||12° 07' 00.1"||814.52 mi||east||4° 16' 38.1"||294.02 mi||north||872.16 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Fri 4:20 AM||814 km||506 miles||439 nm|| ESE|
|Monrovia||Fri 4:20 AM||2222 km||1381 miles||1200 nm|| N|
|Abidjan||Fri 4:20 AM||2318 km||1441 miles||1252 nm|| NNE|
|Yamoussoukro||Fri 4:20 AM||2418 km||1502 miles||1305 nm|| NNE|
|Freetown||Fri 4:20 AM||2450 km||1523 miles||1323 nm|| N|
|Recife||Fri 1:20 AM||2478 km||1540 miles||1338 nm|| WNW|
|Accra||Fri 4:20 AM||2547 km||1583 miles||1375 nm|| NE|
|Conakry||Fri 4:20 AM||2565 km||1594 miles||1385 nm|| N|
|São Tomé||Fri 4:20 AM||2663 km||1655 miles||1438 nm|| NE|
|Lome||Fri 4:20 AM||2689 km||1671 miles||1452 nm|| NE|
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