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 03:36:00 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 03:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||4° 51' ||North|
|Longitude: ||0° 57' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.11 meters/second, 1613.2 km/hour, 1002.4 miles/hour or 871.1 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"||1002.35 mi||west||0° 11' 04.0"||12.67 mi||south||1002.57 mi|
|24 hours||11° 02' 44.2"||761.35 mi||east||4° 32' 09.4"||311.68 mi||south||824.31 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Accra||Wed 3:36 AM||112 km||70 miles||60 nm|| NE|
|Kumasi||Wed 3:36 AM||217 km||135 miles||117 nm|| NNW|
|Lome||Wed 3:36 AM||278 km||173 miles||150 nm|| ENE|
|Abidjan||Wed 3:36 AM||345 km||214 miles||186 nm|| W|
|Cotonou||Wed 4:36 AM||410 km||255 miles||222 nm|| ENE|
|Porto Novo||Wed 4:36 AM||451 km||280 miles||244 nm|| ENE|
|Tamale||Wed 3:36 AM||503 km||312 miles||272 nm|| N|
|Lagos||Wed 4:36 AM||507 km||315 miles||274 nm|| ENE|
|Sokodé||Wed 3:36 AM||511 km||318 miles||276 nm|| NNE|
|Yamoussoukro||Wed 3:36 AM||526 km||327 miles||284 nm|| WNW|
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