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 11:42:00 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 11:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 24' ||South|
|Longitude: ||0° 39' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.83 meters/second, 1576.2 km/hour, 979.4 miles/hour or 851.1 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' 26.4"||16.32 mi||west||0° 00' 11.2"||0.22 mi||south||16.32 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 25.1"||979.23 mi||west||0° 11' 15.2"||12.89 mi||south||978.99 mi|
|24 hours||13° 44' 53.7"||932.31 mi||east||4° 07' 57.3"||284.12 mi||south||967.37 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Mon 11:42 AM||742 km||461 miles||401 nm|| SW|
|São Tomé||Mon 11:42 AM||1533 km||953 miles||828 nm|| NNE|
|Luanda||Mon 12:42 PM||1547 km||961 miles||835 nm|| E|
|Libreville||Mon 12:42 PM||1717 km||1067 miles||927 nm|| NE|
|Accra||Mon 11:42 AM||1875 km||1165 miles||1012 nm|| N|
|Abidjan||Mon 11:42 AM||1886 km||1172 miles||1019 nm|| NNW|
|Kinshasa||Mon 12:42 PM||1925 km||1196 miles||1039 nm|| ENE|
|Brazzaville||Mon 12:42 PM||1925 km||1196 miles||1039 nm|| ENE|
|Lome||Mon 11:42 AM||1950 km||1211 miles||1053 nm|| N|
|Malabo||Mon 12:42 PM||1975 km||1227 miles||1067 nm|| NNE|
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