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 08:38:00 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 08:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 50' ||South|
|Longitude: ||1° 58' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.16 meters/second, 1609.8 km/hour, 1000.3 miles/hour or 869.2 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' 28.8"||1000.20 mi||west||0° 12' 20.6"||14.14 mi||south||1000.18 mi|
|24 hours||12° 31' 36.4"||864.61 mi||east||4° 52' 13.0"||334.69 mi||south||923.86 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Abidjan||Sat 8:38 AM||1038 km||645 miles||561 nm|| NNW|
|Accra||Sat 8:38 AM||1056 km||656 miles||570 nm|| N|
|São Tomé||Sat 8:38 AM||1072 km||666 miles||579 nm|| ENE|
|Lome||Sat 8:38 AM||1158 km||719 miles||625 nm|| NNE|
|Yamoussoukro||Sat 8:38 AM||1235 km||767 miles||667 nm|| NNW|
|Porto Novo||Sat 9:38 AM||1259 km||782 miles||680 nm|| NNE|
|Lagos||Sat 9:38 AM||1282 km||797 miles||692 nm|| NNE|
|Libreville||Sat 9:38 AM||1354 km||841 miles||731 nm|| ENE|
|Jamestown||Sat 8:38 AM||1398 km||869 miles||755 nm|| SSW|
|Malabo||Sat 9:38 AM||1462 km||909 miles||789 nm|| NE|
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