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 Saturday, November 10, 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: 17%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, November 10, 2012 at 08:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 46' ||South|
|Longitude: ||2° 52' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.21 meters/second, 1610.0 km/hour, 1000.4 miles/hour or 869.3 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' 29.5"||16.67 mi||west||0° 00' 12.3"||0.24 mi||south||16.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 30.0"||1000.30 mi||west||0° 12' 20.7"||14.14 mi||south||1000.28 mi|
|24 hours||12° 31' 01.9"||864.02 mi||east||4° 52' 22.5"||334.87 mi||south||923.41 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|São Tomé||Sat 8:18 AM||625 km||389 miles||338 nm|| NE|
|Port-Gentil||Sat 9:18 AM||739 km||459 miles||399 nm|| ENE|
|Libreville||Sat 9:18 AM||865 km||538 miles||467 nm|| ENE|
|Bata||Sat 9:18 AM||988 km||614 miles||534 nm|| NE|
|Pointe-Noire||Sat 9:18 AM||1006 km||625 miles||543 nm|| E|
|Malabo||Sat 9:18 AM||1062 km||660 miles||573 nm|| NE|
|Accra||Sat 8:18 AM||1085 km||674 miles||586 nm|| NNW|
|Lome||Sat 8:18 AM||1110 km||690 miles||599 nm|| N|
|Lagos||Sat 9:18 AM||1132 km||703 miles||611 nm|| N|
|Porto Novo||Sat 9:18 AM||1136 km||706 miles||613 nm|| N|
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