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 18:16:00 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: 41%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, November 19, 2012 at 18:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 38' ||South|
|Longitude: ||15° 16' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.65 meters/second, 1586.3 km/hour, 985.7 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' 48.4"||985.65 mi||west||0° 10' 32.2"||12.07 mi||north||986.00 mi|
|24 hours||11° 44' 21.4"||798.19 mi||east||4° 22' 02.1"||300.15 mi||north||857.35 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Mon 6:16 PM||1188 km||738 miles||642 nm|| ESE|
|Monrovia||Mon 6:16 PM||1938 km||1204 miles||1046 nm|| NNE|
|Freetown||Mon 6:16 PM||2126 km||1321 miles||1148 nm|| N|
|Abidjan||Mon 6:16 PM||2159 km||1342 miles||1166 nm|| NE|
|Recife||Mon 3:16 PM||2173 km||1350 miles||1173 nm|| W|
|Yamoussoukro||Mon 6:16 PM||2224 km||1382 miles||1201 nm|| NNE|
|Conakry||Mon 6:16 PM||2233 km||1388 miles||1206 nm|| N|
|Accra||Mon 6:16 PM||2446 km||1520 miles||1321 nm|| NE|
|Bissau||Mon 6:16 PM||2487 km||1545 miles||1343 nm|| N|
|Salvador||Mon 3:16 PM||2543 km||1580 miles||1373 nm|| W|
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