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 Monday, November 19, 2012 at 18:06:00 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: 41%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, November 19, 2012 at 18:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 39' ||South|
|Longitude: ||12° 51' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.60 meters/second, 1586.1 km/hour, 985.6 miles/hour or 856.5 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' 29.7"||16.43 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.43 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 47.6"||985.54 mi||west||0° 10' 31.7"||12.06 mi||north||985.89 mi|
|24 hours||11° 44' 38.3"||798.43 mi||east||4° 21' 55.0"||300.02 mi||north||857.54 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Mon 6:06 PM||967 km||601 miles||522 nm|| SE|
|Monrovia||Mon 6:06 PM||1890 km||1175 miles||1021 nm|| N|
|Abidjan||Mon 6:06 PM||2019 km||1255 miles||1090 nm|| NNE|
|Yamoussoukro||Mon 6:06 PM||2107 km||1309 miles||1137 nm|| NNE|
|Freetown||Mon 6:06 PM||2117 km||1316 miles||1143 nm|| N|
|Conakry||Mon 6:06 PM||2232 km||1387 miles||1205 nm|| N|
|Accra||Mon 6:06 PM||2274 km||1413 miles||1228 nm|| NE|
|Lome||Mon 6:06 PM||2424 km||1506 miles||1309 nm|| NE|
|Recife||Mon 3:06 PM||2437 km||1514 miles||1316 nm|| W|
|São Tomé||Mon 6:06 PM||2485 km||1544 miles||1342 nm|| ENE|
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