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 Friday, December 7, 2012 at 07:28:00 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: 43%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, December 7, 2012 at 07:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 48' ||South|
|Longitude: ||16° 21' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.81 meters/second, 1615.7 km/hour, 1004.0 miles/hour or 872.4 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' 31.1"||16.73 mi||west||0° 00' 11.8"||0.23 mi||south||16.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 10.5"||1003.91 mi||west||0° 11' 54.0"||13.63 mi||south||1003.94 mi|
|24 hours||11° 47' 10.2"||814.92 mi||east||4° 45' 07.1"||326.54 mi||south||876.06 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Monrovia||Fri 7:28 AM||1088 km||676 miles||588 nm|| NE|
|Freetown||Fri 7:28 AM||1189 km||739 miles||642 nm|| NNE|
|Conakry||Fri 7:28 AM||1284 km||798 miles||693 nm|| NNE|
|Bissau||Fri 7:28 AM||1513 km||940 miles||817 nm|| N|
|Yamoussoukro||Fri 7:28 AM||1556 km||967 miles||840 nm|| NE|
|Abidjan||Fri 7:28 AM||1580 km||982 miles||853 nm|| ENE|
|Banjul||Fri 7:28 AM||1687 km||1048 miles||911 nm|| N|
|Dakar||Fri 7:28 AM||1826 km||1134 miles||986 nm|| N|
|Bamako||Fri 7:28 AM||1844 km||1146 miles||996 nm|| NNE|
|Jamestown||Fri 7:28 AM||1949 km||1211 miles||1052 nm|| SE|
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