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 Saturday, October 13, 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: 6%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 13, 2012 at 09:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 09' ||South|
|Longitude: ||3° 42' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.05 meters/second, 1613.0 km/hour, 1002.3 miles/hour or 870.9 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' 29.5"||16.70 mi||west||0° 00' 12.5"||0.24 mi||south||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 26.8"||1002.21 mi||west||0° 12' 38.7"||14.48 mi||south||1002.27 mi|
|24 hours||12° 27' 28.2"||861.61 mi||east||5° 02' 58.2"||346.98 mi||south||927.11 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|São Tomé||Sat 9:38 AM||375 km||233 miles||203 nm|| ENE|
|Port-Gentil||Sat 10:38 AM||567 km||353 miles||306 nm|| E|
|Libreville||Sat 10:38 AM||663 km||412 miles||358 nm|| ENE|
|Bata||Sat 10:38 AM||752 km||468 miles||406 nm|| ENE|
|Malabo||Sat 10:38 AM||784 km||487 miles||424 nm|| NE|
|Lagos||Sat 10:38 AM||842 km||523 miles||455 nm|| N|
|Cotonou||Sat 10:38 AM||844 km||524 miles||456 nm|| N|
|Lome||Sat 9:38 AM||851 km||529 miles||460 nm|| NNW|
|Porto Novo||Sat 10:38 AM||852 km||529 miles||460 nm|| N|
|Benin City||Sat 10:38 AM||855 km||531 miles||462 nm|| NNE|
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