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 Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 15:46:00 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: 20%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 15:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 07' ||South|
|Longitude: ||5° 07' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.92 meters/second, 1526.1 km/hour, 948.3 miles/hour or 824.0 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' 25.1"||15.81 mi||west||0° 00' 06.7"||0.13 mi||north||15.81 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 09.5"||948.12 mi||west||0° 06' 43.9"||7.72 mi||north||948.46 mi|
|24 hours||13° 29' 49.0"||887.50 mi||east||3° 09' 04.3"||216.70 mi||north||920.85 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Sat 3:46 PM||250 km||155 miles||135 nm|| NNW|
|Luanda||Sat 4:46 PM||2233 km||1388 miles||1206 nm|| ENE|
|Windhoek *||Sat 5:46 PM||2369 km||1472 miles||1279 nm|| ESE|
|São Tomé||Sat 3:46 PM||2418 km||1502 miles||1305 nm|| NNE|
|Abidjan||Sat 3:46 PM||2594 km||1612 miles||1401 nm|| N|
|Libreville||Sat 4:46 PM||2595 km||1612 miles||1401 nm|| NE|
|Accra||Sat 3:46 PM||2671 km||1660 miles||1442 nm|| NNE|
|Kinshasa||Sat 4:46 PM||2697 km||1676 miles||1456 nm|| ENE|
|Brazzaville||Sat 4:46 PM||2698 km||1677 miles||1457 nm|| ENE|
|Yamoussoukro||Sat 3:46 PM||2757 km||1713 miles||1489 nm|| N|
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