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 08:28:00 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 08:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 48' ||South|
|Longitude: ||0° 27' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.19 meters/second, 1609.9 km/hour, 1000.3 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' 12.2"||0.24 mi||south||16.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 29.5"||1000.25 mi||west||0° 12' 20.6"||14.14 mi||south||1000.23 mi|
|24 hours||12° 31' 19.2"||864.31 mi||east||4° 52' 17.7"||334.78 mi||south||923.64 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|São Tomé||Sat 8:28 AM||835 km||519 miles||451 nm|| ENE|
|Santo António (Príncipe)||Sat 8:28 AM||982 km||610 miles||530 nm|| NE|
|Port-Gentil||Sat 9:28 AM||987 km||613 miles||533 nm|| ENE|
|Accra||Sat 8:28 AM||1037 km||644 miles||560 nm|| N|
|Lome||Sat 8:28 AM||1102 km||685 miles||595 nm|| N|
|Libreville||Sat 9:28 AM||1104 km||686 miles||596 nm|| ENE|
|Abidjan||Sat 8:28 AM||1125 km||699 miles||607 nm|| NNW|
|Porto Novo||Sat 9:28 AM||1164 km||723 miles||628 nm|| NNE|
|Lagos||Sat 9:28 AM||1179 km||733 miles||637 nm|| NNE|
|Malabo||Sat 9:28 AM||1249 km||776 miles||674 nm|| NE|
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