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 Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 16:06:00 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: 29%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 16:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 54' ||South|
|Longitude: ||3° 34' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.13 meters/second, 1555.7 km/hour, 966.6 miles/hour or 840.0 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' 27.3"||16.11 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||north||16.11 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 29.4"||966.53 mi||west||0° 09' 00.3"||10.32 mi||north||966.92 mi|
|24 hours||12° 34' 57.5"||841.19 mi||east||3° 54' 10.4"||268.31 mi||north||889.55 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Sun 4:06 PM||1002 km||623 miles||541 nm|| W|
|Luanda||Sun 5:06 PM||1249 km||776 miles||674 nm|| ENE|
|Windhoek *||Sun 6:06 PM||1659 km||1031 miles||896 nm|| ESE|
|São Tomé||Sun 4:06 PM||1722 km||1070 miles||930 nm|| NNE|
|Kinshasa||Sun 5:06 PM||1740 km||1081 miles||940 nm|| NE|
|Brazzaville||Sun 5:06 PM||1742 km||1083 miles||941 nm|| NE|
|Libreville||Sun 5:06 PM||1812 km||1126 miles||979 nm|| NNE|
|Malabo||Sun 5:06 PM||2143 km||1331 miles||1157 nm|| NNE|
|Yaoundé||Sun 5:06 PM||2252 km||1400 miles||1216 nm|| NNE|
|Accra||Sun 4:06 PM||2300 km||1429 miles||1242 nm|| N|
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