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 Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at 03:34:00 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: 80%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at 03:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||4° 52' ||North|
|Longitude: ||0° 28' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.10 meters/second, 1613.2 km/hour, 1002.4 miles/hour or 871.0 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"||16.71 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||south||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 31.8"||1002.34 mi||west||0° 11' 03.9"||12.67 mi||south||1002.56 mi|
|24 hours||11° 02' 43.5"||761.33 mi||east||4° 32' 08.4"||311.66 mi||south||824.29 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Accra||Wed 3:34 AM||81 km||50 miles||43 nm|| NNE|
|Lome||Wed 3:34 AM||233 km||145 miles||126 nm|| NE|
|Kumasi||Wed 3:34 AM||240 km||149 miles||129 nm|| NNW|
|Atakpamé||Wed 3:34 AM||343 km||213 miles||185 nm|| NNE|
|Cotonou||Wed 4:34 AM||362 km||225 miles||195 nm|| ENE|
|Bohicon||Wed 4:34 AM||379 km||236 miles||205 nm|| NE|
|Porto Novo||Wed 4:34 AM||386 km||240 miles||208 nm|| ENE|
|Abidjan||Wed 3:34 AM||398 km||247 miles||215 nm|| W|
|Lagos||Wed 4:34 AM||457 km||284 miles||247 nm|| ENE|
|Savé||Wed 4:34 AM||479 km||298 miles||259 nm|| NE|
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