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 19:16:00 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 19:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 26' ||South|
|Longitude: ||11° 45' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.84 meters/second, 1569.0 km/hour, 974.9 miles/hour or 847.2 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' 29.3"||16.25 mi||west||0° 00' 09.3"||0.18 mi||north||16.25 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 18.5"||974.85 mi||west||0° 09' 26.3"||10.81 mi||north||975.23 mi|
|24 hours||11° 56' 54.8"||803.99 mi||east||4° 01' 21.6"||276.52 mi||north||855.93 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Mon 7:16 PM||705 km||438 miles||381 nm|| ESE|
|Monrovia||Mon 7:16 PM||2187 km||1359 miles||1181 nm|| N|
|Abidjan||Mon 7:16 PM||2243 km||1394 miles||1211 nm|| NNE|
|Yamoussoukro||Mon 7:16 PM||2351 km||1461 miles||1270 nm|| NNE|
|Freetown||Mon 7:16 PM||2430 km||1510 miles||1312 nm|| N|
|Accra||Mon 7:16 PM||2456 km||1526 miles||1326 nm|| NNE|
|São Tomé||Mon 7:16 PM||2545 km||1581 miles||1374 nm|| NE|
|Conakry||Mon 7:16 PM||2547 km||1583 miles||1375 nm|| N|
|Lome||Mon 7:16 PM||2595 km||1613 miles||1401 nm|| NE|
|Recife||Mon 4:16 PM||2597 km||1614 miles||1402 nm|| W|
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