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, October 12, 2012 at 09:28:00 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: 13%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, October 12, 2012 at 09:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 51' ||North|
|Longitude: ||5° 54' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.60 meters/second, 1611.4 km/hour, 1001.3 miles/hour or 870.1 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' 30.4"||16.69 mi||west||0° 00' 12.0"||0.23 mi||south||16.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 21.8"||1001.21 mi||west||0° 12' 05.6"||13.85 mi||south||1001.42 mi|
|24 hours||12° 00' 52.2"||829.24 mi||east||4° 57' 54.9"||341.18 mi||south||897.96 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Abidjan||Fri 9:28 AM||264 km||164 miles||143 nm|| NE|
|Yamoussoukro||Fri 9:28 AM||336 km||208 miles||181 nm|| NNE|
|Bouaké||Fri 9:28 AM||436 km||271 miles||235 nm|| NNE|
|Gbarnga||Fri 9:28 AM||527 km||328 miles||285 nm|| NW|
|Nzérékoré||Fri 9:28 AM||540 km||335 miles||291 nm|| NW|
|Kumasi||Fri 9:28 AM||569 km||354 miles||307 nm|| NE|
|Kakata||Fri 9:28 AM||576 km||358 miles||311 nm|| WNW|
|Monrovia||Fri 9:28 AM||609 km||378 miles||329 nm|| WNW|
|Accra||Fri 9:28 AM||659 km||409 miles||356 nm|| ENE|
|Kenema||Fri 9:28 AM||736 km||457 miles||397 nm|| NW|
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