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 04:46:00 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: 79%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at 04:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||4° 39' ||North|
|Longitude: ||17° 55' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.24 meters/second, 1613.7 km/hour, 1002.7 miles/hour or 871.3 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' 31.2"||1002.66 mi||west||0° 11' 05.9"||12.71 mi||south||1002.87 mi|
|24 hours||11° 03' 11.2"||762.10 mi||east||4° 32' 43.7"||312.34 mi||south||825.15 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Freetown||Wed 4:46 AM||669 km||416 miles||361 nm|| NE|
|Conakry||Wed 4:46 AM||710 km||441 miles||384 nm|| NE|
|Bo||Wed 4:46 AM||776 km||482 miles||419 nm|| ENE|
|Boké||Wed 4:46 AM||802 km||498 miles||433 nm|| NNE|
|Monrovia||Wed 4:46 AM||809 km||503 miles||437 nm|| ENE|
|Kenema||Wed 4:46 AM||825 km||513 miles||446 nm|| ENE|
|Bissau||Wed 4:46 AM||838 km||521 miles||453 nm|| NNE|
|Kakata||Wed 4:46 AM||863 km||536 miles||466 nm|| ENE|
|Bafatá||Wed 4:46 AM||907 km||563 miles||489 nm|| NNE|
|Gabú||Wed 4:46 AM||937 km||582 miles||506 nm|| NNE|
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