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, August 5, 2012 at 03:18:00 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: 90%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, August 5, 2012 at 03:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 40' ||North|
|Longitude: ||14° 25' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.65 meters/second, 1618.7 km/hour, 1005.8 miles/hour or 874.0 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' 32.4"||16.76 mi||west||0° 00' 11.7"||0.23 mi||north||16.77 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 28.6"||1005.83 mi||west||0° 11' 49.1"||13.53 mi||north||1005.90 mi|
|24 hours||10° 53' 42.6"||753.63 mi||east||4° 37' 11.3"||317.45 mi||north||816.68 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Monrovia||Sun 3:18 AM||742 km||461 miles||400 nm|| NNE|
|Kakata||Sun 3:18 AM||789 km||490 miles||426 nm|| NE|
|Bo||Sun 3:18 AM||859 km||534 miles||464 nm|| NNE|
|Kenema||Sun 3:18 AM||873 km||542 miles||471 nm|| NNE|
|Freetown||Sun 3:18 AM||874 km||543 miles||472 nm|| N|
|Gbarnga||Sun 3:18 AM||889 km||552 miles||480 nm|| NE|
|Conakry||Sun 3:18 AM||980 km||609 miles||529 nm|| N|
|Nzérékoré||Sun 3:18 AM||999 km||621 miles||539 nm|| NE|
|Yamoussoukro||Sun 3:18 AM||1221 km||759 miles||659 nm|| NE|
|Bissau||Sun 3:18 AM||1244 km||773 miles||672 nm|| N|
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