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 09:48:00 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 09:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 47' ||North|
|Longitude: ||10° 44' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.63 meters/second, 1611.5 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' 21.2"||1001.27 mi||west||0° 12' 06.3"||13.87 mi||south||1001.48 mi|
|24 hours||12° 01' 10.3"||829.65 mi||east||4° 58' 06.1"||341.39 mi||south||898.38 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Monrovia||Fri 9:48 AM||280 km||174 miles||151 nm|| N|
|Kakata||Fri 9:48 AM||307 km||191 miles||166 nm|| N|
|Gbarnga||Fri 9:48 AM||382 km||237 miles||206 nm|| NNE|
|Kenema||Fri 9:48 AM||455 km||283 miles||246 nm|| N|
|Bo||Fri 9:48 AM||475 km||295 miles||256 nm|| NNW|
|Nzérékoré||Fri 9:48 AM||487 km||303 miles||263 nm|| NNE|
|Freetown||Fri 9:48 AM||589 km||366 miles||318 nm|| NNW|
|Yamoussoukro||Fri 9:48 AM||691 km||430 miles||373 nm|| ENE|
|Conakry||Fri 9:48 AM||714 km||444 miles||385 nm|| NNW|
|Abidjan||Fri 9:48 AM||764 km||475 miles||412 nm|| ENE|
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