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 17:16:00 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 17:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 44' ||South|
|Longitude: ||13° 18' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.53 meters/second, 1557.1 km/hour, 967.5 miles/hour or 840.8 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"||16.13 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||north||16.13 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 36.0"||967.44 mi||west||0° 09' 05.6"||10.42 mi||north||967.83 mi|
|24 hours||12° 32' 27.7"||839.08 mi||east||3° 55' 50.7"||270.23 mi||north||888.06 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Sun 5:16 PM||825 km||513 miles||446 nm|| E|
|Monrovia||Sun 5:16 PM||2344 km||1457 miles||1266 nm|| N|
|Abidjan||Sun 5:16 PM||2443 km||1518 miles||1319 nm|| NNE|
|Recife||Sun 2:16 PM||2464 km||1531 miles||1331 nm|| WNW|
|Yamoussoukro||Sun 5:16 PM||2543 km||1580 miles||1373 nm|| NNE|
|Freetown||Sun 5:16 PM||2568 km||1596 miles||1387 nm|| N|
|Accra||Sun 5:16 PM||2668 km||1658 miles||1441 nm|| NNE|
|Conakry||Sun 5:16 PM||2681 km||1666 miles||1448 nm|| N|
|São Tomé||Sun 5:16 PM||2765 km||1718 miles||1493 nm|| NE|
|Lome||Sun 5:16 PM||2810 km||1746 miles||1517 nm|| NE|
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