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 Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 12:24:00 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 Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 12:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 54' ||South|
|Longitude: ||1° 21' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.95 meters/second, 1504.6 km/hour, 934.9 miles/hour or 812.4 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' 22.1"||15.58 mi||west||0° 00' 04.3"||0.08 mi||south||15.58 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 08.5"||934.68 mi||west||0° 04' 17.0"||4.91 mi||south||934.48 mi|
|24 hours||15° 13' 24.4"||990.22 mi||east||0° 59' 39.2"||68.40 mi||south||989.42 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Wed 12:24 PM||639 km||397 miles||345 nm|| NW|
|Windhoek *||Wed 2:24 PM||1937 km||1204 miles||1046 nm|| ESE|
|Luanda||Wed 1:24 PM||1991 km||1237 miles||1075 nm|| NE|
|São Tomé||Wed 12:24 PM||2407 km||1496 miles||1300 nm|| NNE|
|Cape Town||Wed 2:24 PM||2496 km||1551 miles||1348 nm|| SE|
|Kinshasa||Wed 1:24 PM||2498 km||1552 miles||1349 nm|| NE|
|Brazzaville||Wed 1:24 PM||2500 km||1554 miles||1350 nm|| NE|
|Libreville||Wed 1:24 PM||2536 km||1576 miles||1369 nm|| NNE|
|Abidjan||Wed 12:24 PM||2805 km||1743 miles||1515 nm|| N|
|Accra||Wed 12:24 PM||2818 km||1751 miles||1522 nm|| N|
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