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 07:38:00 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 07:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 16' ||North|
|Longitude: ||0° 37' ||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' 47.8"||1003.72 mi||west||0° 12' 05.0"||13.84 mi||south||1003.85 mi|
|24 hours||11° 54' 17.5"||823.32 mi||east||4° 54' 20.7"||337.09 mi||south||889.45 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Accra||Fri 7:38 AM||481 km||299 miles||260 nm|| N|
|Lome||Fri 7:38 AM||541 km||336 miles||292 nm|| N|
|Cotonou||Fri 8:38 AM||599 km||372 miles||323 nm|| NNE|
|Porto Novo||Fri 8:38 AM||626 km||389 miles||338 nm|| NNE|
|Lagos||Fri 8:38 AM||648 km||403 miles||350 nm|| NNE|
|Kumasi||Fri 7:38 AM||650 km||404 miles||351 nm|| NNW|
|Abidjan||Fri 7:38 AM||683 km||425 miles||369 nm|| NW|
|São Tomé||Fri 7:38 AM||687 km||427 miles||371 nm|| E|
|Abeokuta||Fri 8:38 AM||718 km||446 miles||388 nm|| NNE|
|Ibadan||Fri 8:38 AM||766 km||476 miles||414 nm|| NNE|
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