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 08:18:00 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 08:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 08' ||North|
|Longitude: ||9° 03' ||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' 46.0"||1003.73 mi||west||0° 12' 06.0"||13.86 mi||south||1003.86 mi|
|24 hours||11° 55' 07.4"||824.32 mi||east||4° 54' 31.5"||337.30 mi||south||890.38 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Monrovia||Fri 8:18 AM||605 km||376 miles||327 nm|| NNW|
|Kakata||Fri 8:18 AM||614 km||381 miles||331 nm|| NNW|
|Gbarnga||Fri 8:18 AM||649 km||404 miles||351 nm|| N|
|Abidjan||Fri 8:18 AM||726 km||451 miles||392 nm|| NE|
|Nzérékoré||Fri 8:18 AM||732 km||455 miles||395 nm|| N|
|Yamoussoukro||Fri 8:18 AM||755 km||469 miles||408 nm|| NNE|
|Kenema||Fri 8:18 AM||782 km||486 miles||422 nm|| NNW|
|Bo||Fri 8:18 AM||811 km||504 miles||438 nm|| NNW|
|Bouaké||Fri 8:18 AM||851 km||529 miles||460 nm|| NNE|
|Freetown||Fri 8:18 AM||936 km||581 miles||505 nm|| NNW|
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