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 08:48:00 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: 26%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, November 9, 2012 at 08:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 02' ||North|
|Longitude: ||16° 18' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.74 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' 44.7"||1003.74 mi||west||0° 12' 06.6"||13.87 mi||south||1003.87 mi|
|24 hours||11° 55' 45.2"||825.08 mi||east||4° 54' 39.0"||337.44 mi||south||891.07 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Monrovia||Fri 8:48 AM||845 km||525 miles||456 nm|| NE|
|Freetown||Fri 8:48 AM||892 km||554 miles||481 nm|| NNE|
|Kakata||Fri 8:48 AM||898 km||558 miles||485 nm|| NE|
|Bo||Fri 8:48 AM||918 km||571 miles||496 nm|| NNE|
|Kenema||Fri 8:48 AM||946 km||588 miles||511 nm|| NE|
|Conakry||Fri 8:48 AM||980 km||609 miles||529 nm|| NNE|
|Gbarnga||Fri 8:48 AM||1005 km||624 miles||543 nm|| NE|
|Bissau||Fri 8:48 AM||1200 km||745 miles||648 nm|| N|
|Banjul||Fri 8:48 AM||1373 km||853 miles||741 nm|| N|
|Yamoussoukro||Fri 8:48 AM||1381 km||858 miles||746 nm|| ENE|
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