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 12:02:00 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 12:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 26' ||South|
|Longitude: ||10° 59' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.75 meters/second, 1529.1 km/hour, 950.1 miles/hour or 825.6 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' 23.5"||15.84 mi||west||0° 00' 07.7"||0.15 mi||south||15.84 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 28.1"||949.89 mi||west||0° 07' 40.4"||8.80 mi||south||949.60 mi|
|24 hours||14° 53' 38.3"||983.06 mi||east||2° 27' 12.5"||168.76 mi||south||990.62 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Tue 12:02 PM||585 km||364 miles||316 nm|| ENE|
|Monrovia||Tue 12:02 PM||2626 km||1632 miles||1418 nm|| N|
|Abidjan||Tue 12:02 PM||2630 km||1634 miles||1420 nm|| NNE|
|Yamoussoukro||Tue 12:02 PM||2754 km||1711 miles||1487 nm|| NNE|
|São Tomé||Tue 12:02 PM||2762 km||1716 miles||1491 nm|| NE|
|Luanda||Tue 1:02 PM||2788 km||1733 miles||1506 nm|| ENE|
|Accra||Tue 12:02 PM||2803 km||1742 miles||1514 nm|| NNE|
|Freetown||Tue 12:02 PM||2877 km||1787 miles||1553 nm|| N|
|Lome||Tue 12:02 PM||2930 km||1821 miles||1582 nm|| NNE|
|Libreville||Tue 1:02 PM||2984 km||1854 miles||1611 nm|| NE|
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