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 22, 2012 at 19:06:00 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: 57%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, October 22, 2012 at 19:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 28' ||South|
|Longitude: ||9° 20' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.78 meters/second, 1568.8 km/hour, 974.8 miles/hour or 847.1 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' 29.3"||16.25 mi||west||0° 00' 09.3"||0.18 mi||north||16.25 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 17.7"||974.73 mi||west||0° 09' 25.7"||10.80 mi||north||975.11 mi|
|24 hours||11° 57' 11.2"||804.21 mi||east||4° 01' 09.8"||276.29 mi||north||856.08 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Mon 7:06 PM||475 km||295 miles||256 nm|| SE|
|Abidjan||Mon 7:06 PM||2159 km||1341 miles||1165 nm|| NNE|
|Monrovia||Mon 7:06 PM||2194 km||1363 miles||1184 nm|| N|
|Yamoussoukro||Mon 7:06 PM||2287 km||1421 miles||1235 nm|| NNE|
|Accra||Mon 7:06 PM||2332 km||1449 miles||1259 nm|| NNE|
|São Tomé||Mon 7:06 PM||2338 km||1453 miles||1263 nm|| NE|
|Lome||Mon 7:06 PM||2461 km||1529 miles||1329 nm|| NNE|
|Freetown||Mon 7:06 PM||2465 km||1532 miles||1331 nm|| N|
|Luanda||Mon 8:06 PM||2516 km||1563 miles||1358 nm|| E|
|Libreville||Mon 8:06 PM||2577 km||1601 miles||1392 nm|| NE|
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