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 Monday, November 12, 2012 at 11:26:00 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: 3%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, November 12, 2012 at 11:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 42' ||South|
|Longitude: ||16° 33' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.48 meters/second, 1560.5 km/hour, 969.7 miles/hour or 842.6 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' 25.4"||16.16 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.20 mi||south||16.16 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 27.9"||969.47 mi||west||0° 10' 13.8"||11.72 mi||south||969.19 mi|
|24 hours||14° 11' 59.1"||954.37 mi||east||3° 38' 53.8"||250.86 mi||south||978.99 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Mon 11:26 AM||1191 km||740 miles||643 nm|| ESE|
|Recife||Mon 8:26 AM||2097 km||1303 miles||1132 nm|| WNW|
|Monrovia||Mon 11:26 AM||2303 km||1431 miles||1243 nm|| NNE|
|Salvador||Mon 8:26 AM||2377 km||1477 miles||1284 nm|| W|
|Freetown||Mon 11:26 AM||2481 km||1541 miles||1339 nm|| N|
|Abidjan||Mon 11:26 AM||2518 km||1565 miles||1360 nm|| NE|
|Conakry||Mon 11:26 AM||2586 km||1607 miles||1396 nm|| N|
|Yamoussoukro||Mon 11:26 AM||2588 km||1608 miles||1398 nm|| NNE|
|Fortaleza||Mon 8:26 AM||2660 km||1653 miles||1436 nm|| WNW|
|Accra||Mon 11:26 AM||2791 km||1734 miles||1507 nm|| NE|
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