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 11:26:00 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.
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 11:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 21' ||South|
|Longitude: ||2° 21' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.95 meters/second, 1529.8 km/hour, 950.6 miles/hour or 826.0 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' 23.4"||15.84 mi||west||0° 00' 07.7"||0.15 mi||south||15.84 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 30.7"||950.34 mi||west||0° 07' 45.0"||8.88 mi||south||950.05 mi|
|24 hours||14° 52' 50.0"||982.59 mi||east||2° 29' 11.7"||171.03 mi||south||990.48 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Tue 11:26 AM||393 km||244 miles||212 nm|| WNW|
|Luanda||Tue 12:26 PM||1932 km||1201 miles||1043 nm|| ENE|
|Windhoek *||Tue 1:26 PM||2114 km||1313 miles||1141 nm|| ESE|
|São Tomé||Tue 11:26 AM||2195 km||1364 miles||1185 nm|| NNE|
|Libreville||Tue 12:26 PM||2350 km||1460 miles||1269 nm|| NE|
|Kinshasa||Tue 12:26 PM||2405 km||1494 miles||1299 nm|| NE|
|Brazzaville||Tue 12:26 PM||2407 km||1495 miles||1299 nm|| NE|
|Abidjan||Tue 11:26 AM||2514 km||1562 miles||1357 nm|| N|
|Accra||Tue 11:26 AM||2543 km||1580 miles||1373 nm|| N|
|Lome||Tue 11:26 AM||2626 km||1632 miles||1418 nm|| N|
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