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 17:06:00 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: 30%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 17:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 45' ||South|
|Longitude: ||10° 54' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.47 meters/second, 1556.9 km/hour, 967.4 miles/hour or 840.7 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' 27.5"||16.12 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||north||16.12 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 35.0"||967.31 mi||west||0° 09' 04.9"||10.41 mi||north||967.70 mi|
|24 hours||12° 32' 48.9"||839.38 mi||east||3° 55' 36.5"||269.96 mi||north||888.27 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Sun 5:06 PM||571 km||355 miles||308 nm|| ESE|
|Monrovia||Sun 5:06 PM||2331 km||1448 miles||1258 nm|| N|
|Abidjan||Sun 5:06 PM||2347 km||1458 miles||1267 nm|| NNE|
|Yamoussoukro||Sun 5:06 PM||2466 km||1532 miles||1331 nm|| NNE|
|Accra||Sun 5:06 PM||2537 km||1576 miles||1370 nm|| NNE|
|São Tomé||Sun 5:06 PM||2560 km||1591 miles||1382 nm|| NE|
|Freetown||Sun 5:06 PM||2584 km||1605 miles||1395 nm|| N|
|Lome||Sun 5:06 PM||2669 km||1659 miles||1441 nm|| NNE|
|Conakry||Sun 5:06 PM||2702 km||1679 miles||1459 nm|| N|
|Luanda||Sun 6:06 PM||2708 km||1683 miles||1462 nm|| ENE|
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