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 03:56:00 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 03:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||4° 48' ||North|
|Longitude: ||5° 48' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.15 meters/second, 1613.3 km/hour, 1002.5 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' 31.7"||1002.44 mi||west||0° 11' 04.6"||12.69 mi||south||1002.66 mi|
|24 hours||11° 02' 51.8"||761.57 mi||east||4° 32' 19.3"||311.87 mi||south||824.55 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Abidjan||Wed 3:56 AM||205 km||127 miles||111 nm|| ENE|
|Harper||Wed 3:56 AM||219 km||136 miles||118 nm|| WSW|
|Yamoussoukro||Wed 3:56 AM||231 km||143 miles||125 nm|| NNE|
|Bouaké||Wed 3:56 AM||331 km||206 miles||179 nm|| NNE|
|Nzérékoré||Wed 3:56 AM||468 km||291 miles||253 nm|| NW|
|Gbarnga||Wed 3:56 AM||474 km||295 miles||256 nm|| WNW|
|Kumasi||Wed 3:56 AM||508 km||316 miles||274 nm|| ENE|
|Kakata||Wed 3:56 AM||540 km||336 miles||292 nm|| WNW|
|Monrovia||Wed 3:56 AM||580 km||361 miles||313 nm|| WNW|
|Accra||Wed 3:56 AM||625 km||388 miles||338 nm|| E|
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