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 Friday, November 9, 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: 27%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, November 9, 2012 at 07:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 18' ||North|
|Longitude: ||3° 03' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.72 meters/second, 1615.4 km/hour, 1003.8 miles/hour or 872.2 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' 30.7"||16.73 mi||west||0° 00' 12.0"||0.23 mi||south||16.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 48.1"||1003.71 mi||west||0° 12' 04.8"||13.84 mi||south||1003.84 mi|
|24 hours||11° 54' 05.0"||823.07 mi||east||4° 54' 18.0"||337.04 mi||south||889.22 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|São Tomé||Fri 7:28 AM||424 km||264 miles||229 nm|| ESE|
|Santo António (Príncipe)||Fri 7:28 AM||489 km||304 miles||264 nm|| E|
|Cotonou||Fri 8:28 AM||564 km||351 miles||305 nm|| N|
|Lagos||Fri 8:28 AM||571 km||355 miles||308 nm|| N|
|Lome||Fri 7:28 AM||571 km||355 miles||308 nm|| NNW|
|Porto Novo||Fri 8:28 AM||575 km||357 miles||311 nm|| N|
|Port Harcourt||Fri 8:28 AM||587 km||365 miles||317 nm|| NE|
|Accra||Fri 7:28 AM||592 km||368 miles||319 nm|| NW|
|Benin City||Fri 8:28 AM||626 km||389 miles||338 nm|| NNE|
|Owerri||Fri 8:28 AM||640 km||398 miles||346 nm|| NE|
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