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 09:38:00 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 09:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 49' ||North|
|Longitude: ||8° 19' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.62 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' 21.6"||1001.24 mi||west||0° 12' 05.9"||13.86 mi||south||1001.45 mi|
|24 hours||12° 01' 01.2"||829.45 mi||east||4° 58' 00.6"||341.29 mi||south||898.17 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Gbarnga||Fri 9:38 AM||374 km||233 miles||202 nm|| NNW|
|Kakata||Fri 9:38 AM||376 km||233 miles||203 nm|| NW|
|Monrovia||Fri 9:38 AM||391 km||243 miles||211 nm|| NW|
|Nzérékoré||Fri 9:38 AM||439 km||273 miles||237 nm|| N|
|Yamoussoukro||Fri 9:38 AM||473 km||294 miles||255 nm|| NE|
|Abidjan||Fri 9:38 AM||505 km||314 miles||272 nm|| ENE|
|Kenema||Fri 9:38 AM||550 km||342 miles||297 nm|| NW|
|Bouaké||Fri 9:38 AM||562 km||349 miles||303 nm|| NE|
|Bo||Fri 9:38 AM||594 km||369 miles||321 nm|| NW|
|Freetown||Fri 9:38 AM||751 km||466 miles||405 nm|| NW|
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