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 Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 07:28:00 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: 37%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 07:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 59' ||North|
|Longitude: ||8° 28' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.78 meters/second, 1608.4 km/hour, 999.4 miles/hour or 868.5 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' 31.5"||16.66 mi||west||0° 00' 11.1"||0.21 mi||south||16.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 33.4"||999.37 mi||west||0° 11' 15.6"||12.90 mi||south||999.63 mi|
|24 hours||11° 30' 20.4"||791.59 mi||east||4° 40' 38.4"||321.41 mi||south||856.67 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Gbarnga||Thu 7:28 AM||158 km||98 miles||85 nm|| NW|
|Nzérékoré||Thu 7:28 AM||200 km||124 miles||108 nm|| NNW|
|Kakata||Thu 7:28 AM||218 km||135 miles||118 nm|| WNW|
|Monrovia||Thu 7:28 AM||262 km||163 miles||142 nm|| W|
|Yamoussoukro||Thu 7:28 AM||364 km||226 miles||197 nm|| ENE|
|Kenema||Thu 7:28 AM||367 km||228 miles||198 nm|| NW|
|Bo||Thu 7:28 AM||422 km||262 miles||228 nm|| WNW|
|Bouaké||Thu 7:28 AM||424 km||263 miles||229 nm|| ENE|
|Abidjan||Thu 7:28 AM||497 km||309 miles||269 nm|| E|
|Freetown||Thu 7:28 AM||595 km||370 miles||322 nm|| WNW|
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