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 08:08:00 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 08:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 10' ||North|
|Longitude: ||6° 38' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.73 meters/second, 1615.4 km/hour, 1003.8 miles/hour or 872.3 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' 46.5"||1003.73 mi||west||0° 12' 05.7"||13.85 mi||south||1003.86 mi|
|24 hours||11° 54' 55.0"||824.07 mi||east||4° 54' 28.9"||337.25 mi||south||890.15 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Abidjan||Fri 8:08 AM||543 km||337 miles||293 nm|| NNE|
|Yamoussoukro||Fri 8:08 AM||642 km||399 miles||347 nm|| NNE|
|Gbarnga||Fri 8:08 AM||717 km||446 miles||387 nm|| NNW|
|Kakata||Fri 8:08 AM||722 km||449 miles||390 nm|| NW|
|Monrovia||Fri 8:08 AM||734 km||456 miles||396 nm|| NW|
|Bouaké||Fri 8:08 AM||743 km||461 miles||401 nm|| NNE|
|Nzérékoré||Fri 8:08 AM||767 km||477 miles||414 nm|| NNW|
|Kumasi||Fri 8:08 AM||827 km||514 miles||446 nm|| NE|
|Accra||Fri 8:08 AM||862 km||536 miles||466 nm|| NE|
|Kenema||Fri 8:08 AM||897 km||557 miles||484 nm|| NW|
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