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 Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 13:46:00 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: 4%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 13:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 55' ||South|
|Longitude: ||5° 46' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.14 meters/second, 1494.5 km/hour, 928.6 miles/hour or 807.0 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' 21.9"||15.48 mi||west||0° 00' 00.4"||0.01 mi||south||15.48 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 57.6"||928.41 mi||west||0° 00' 16.9"||0.32 mi||south||928.40 mi|
|24 hours||15° 02' 50.1"||972.40 mi||east||0° 36' 17.1"||41.61 mi||north||975.23 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Thu 1:46 PM||552 km||343 miles||298 nm|| N|
|Windhoek *||Thu 3:46 PM||2370 km||1473 miles||1280 nm|| E|
|Luanda||Thu 2:46 PM||2438 km||1515 miles||1316 nm|| ENE|
|São Tomé||Thu 1:46 PM||2716 km||1687 miles||1466 nm|| NNE|
|Cape Town||Thu 3:46 PM||2781 km||1728 miles||1502 nm|| SE|
|Libreville||Thu 2:46 PM||2881 km||1790 miles||1555 nm|| NE|
|Abidjan||Thu 1:46 PM||2908 km||1807 miles||1570 nm|| N|
|Kinshasa||Thu 2:46 PM||2927 km||1819 miles||1580 nm|| NE|
|Brazzaville||Thu 2:46 PM||2929 km||1820 miles||1581 nm|| NE|
|Accra||Thu 1:46 PM||2989 km||1857 miles||1614 nm|| NNE|
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