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 Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 11:08:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 11:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 19' ||South|
|Longitude: ||1° 58' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.05 meters/second, 1530.2 km/hour, 950.8 miles/hour or 826.2 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' 23.6"||15.85 mi||west||0° 00' 07.7"||0.15 mi||south||15.85 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 31.9"||950.57 mi||west||0° 07' 47.1"||8.92 mi||south||950.27 mi|
|24 hours||14° 52' 25.4"||982.35 mi||east||2° 30' 11.1"||172.17 mi||south||990.41 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Tue 11:08 AM||835 km||519 miles||451 nm|| W|
|Luanda||Tue 12:08 PM||1538 km||956 miles||831 nm|| NE|
|Windhoek *||Tue 1:08 PM||1686 km||1048 miles||910 nm|| ESE|
|São Tomé||Tue 11:08 AM||2020 km||1255 miles||1091 nm|| NNE|
|Kinshasa||Tue 12:08 PM||2045 km||1270 miles||1104 nm|| NE|
|Brazzaville||Tue 12:08 PM||2047 km||1272 miles||1105 nm|| NE|
|Libreville||Tue 12:08 PM||2123 km||1319 miles||1146 nm|| NNE|
|Malabo||Tue 12:08 PM||2447 km||1520 miles||1321 nm|| NNE|
|Cape Town||Tue 1:08 PM||2466 km||1532 miles||1332 nm|| SE|
|Accra||Tue 11:08 AM||2539 km||1578 miles||1371 nm|| N|
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