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 10:28:00 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: 6%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 13, 2012 at 10:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 20' ||South|
|Longitude: ||8° 22' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.01 meters/second, 1612.8 km/hour, 1002.2 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' 29.3"||16.70 mi||west||0° 00' 12.5"||0.24 mi||south||16.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 24.6"||1002.10 mi||west||0° 12' 39.1"||14.49 mi||south||1002.16 mi|
|24 hours||12° 28' 33.2"||862.80 mi||east||5° 02' 48.8"||346.80 mi||south||928.04 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Abidjan||Sat 10:28 AM||880 km||547 miles||475 nm|| NNE|
|Monrovia||Sat 10:28 AM||887 km||551 miles||479 nm|| NNW|
|Kakata||Sat 10:28 AM||896 km||557 miles||484 nm|| NNW|
|Gbarnga||Sat 10:28 AM||928 km||577 miles||501 nm|| N|
|Yamoussoukro||Sat 10:28 AM||964 km||599 miles||521 nm|| NNE|
|Nzérékoré||Sat 10:28 AM||1005 km||625 miles||543 nm|| N|
|Accra||Sat 10:28 AM||1184 km||736 miles||639 nm|| NE|
|Freetown||Sat 10:28 AM||1212 km||753 miles||654 nm|| NNW|
|Conakry||Sat 10:28 AM||1336 km||830 miles||722 nm|| NNW|
|Lome||Sat 10:28 AM||1348 km||837 miles||728 nm|| NE|
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