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 Tuesday, January 1, 2013 at 02:46:00 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: 87%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, January 1, 2013 at 02:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 15' ||North|
|Longitude: ||0° 11' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.88 meters/second, 1598.0 km/hour, 992.9 miles/hour or 862.8 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' 32.4"||16.55 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||south||16.55 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 29.1"||992.86 mi||west||0° 10' 06.4"||11.58 mi||south||993.16 mi|
|24 hours||10° 59' 01.2"||749.96 mi||east||4° 14' 07.4"||291.07 mi||south||808.02 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Sokodé||Tue 2:46 AM||109 km||68 miles||59 nm|| ESE|
|Tamale||Tue 2:46 AM||115 km||71 miles||62 nm|| W|
|Kara||Tue 2:46 AM||115 km||71 miles||62 nm|| ENE|
|Parakou||Tue 3:46 AM||268 km||167 miles||145 nm|| E|
|Kumasi||Tue 2:46 AM||345 km||215 miles||186 nm|| SW|
|Lome||Tue 2:46 AM||363 km||226 miles||196 nm|| SSE|
|Ouagadougou||Tue 2:46 AM||393 km||244 miles||212 nm|| NNW|
|Cotonou||Tue 3:46 AM||403 km||250 miles||218 nm|| SE|
|Accra||Tue 2:46 AM||412 km||256 miles||222 nm|| S|
|Porto Novo||Tue 3:46 AM||417 km||259 miles||225 nm|| SE|
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