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 Monday, October 15, 2012 at 11:26:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, October 15, 2012 at 11:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 21' ||South|
|Longitude: ||3° 12' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.91 meters/second, 1576.5 km/hour, 979.6 miles/hour or 851.2 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' 26.4"||16.33 mi||west||0° 00' 11.2"||0.22 mi||south||16.33 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 26.2"||979.43 mi||west||0° 11' 16.3"||12.91 mi||south||979.19 mi|
|24 hours||13° 44' 27.6"||931.99 mi||east||4° 08' 30.3"||284.74 mi||south||967.26 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Mon 11:26 AM||1090 km||677 miles||588 nm|| WSW|
|Luanda||Mon 12:26 PM||1134 km||704 miles||612 nm|| ENE|
|São Tomé||Mon 11:26 AM||1350 km||839 miles||729 nm|| NNE|
|Libreville||Mon 12:26 PM||1471 km||914 miles||794 nm|| NNE|
|Kinshasa||Mon 12:26 PM||1544 km||959 miles||834 nm|| ENE|
|Brazzaville||Mon 12:26 PM||1545 km||960 miles||834 nm|| ENE|
|Malabo||Mon 12:26 PM||1781 km||1107 miles||962 nm|| NNE|
|Accra||Mon 11:26 AM||1906 km||1184 miles||1029 nm|| NNW|
|Yaoundé||Mon 12:26 PM||1917 km||1191 miles||1035 nm|| NNE|
|Windhoek *||Mon 1:26 PM||1929 km||1199 miles||1042 nm|| SE|
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