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 29, 2012 at 20:32:00 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: 79%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, June 29, 2012 at 20:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 54' ||South|
|Longitude: ||5° 11' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.39 meters/second, 1527.8 km/hour, 949.3 miles/hour or 825.0 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' 25.0"||15.82 mi||west||0° 00' 07.9"||0.15 mi||south||15.82 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 59.7"||949.08 mi||west||0° 07' 49.1"||8.96 mi||south||948.78 mi|
|24 hours||14° 19' 58.3"||943.57 mi||east||2° 33' 08.2"||175.56 mi||south||952.77 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Fri 8:32 PM||225 km||140 miles||122 nm|| NNW|
|Luanda||Fri 9:32 PM||2230 km||1386 miles||1204 nm|| ENE|
|Windhoek||Fri 9:32 PM||2383 km||1481 miles||1287 nm|| ESE|
|São Tomé||Fri 8:32 PM||2403 km||1493 miles||1297 nm|| NE|
|Abidjan||Fri 8:32 PM||2571 km||1598 miles||1388 nm|| N|
|Libreville||Fri 9:32 PM||2582 km||1604 miles||1394 nm|| NE|
|Accra||Fri 8:32 PM||2650 km||1647 miles||1431 nm|| NNE|
|Kinshasa||Fri 9:32 PM||2691 km||1672 miles||1453 nm|| ENE|
|Brazzaville||Fri 9:32 PM||2692 km||1673 miles||1454 nm|| ENE|
|Yamoussoukro||Fri 8:32 PM||2734 km||1699 miles||1476 nm|| N|
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