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 Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 03:46:00 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: 71%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 03:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 17' ||North|
|Longitude: ||7° 41' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.52 meters/second, 1618.3 km/hour, 1005.5 miles/hour or 873.8 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' 32.2"||16.76 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 08.7"||1005.51 mi||west||0° 11' 33.7"||13.24 mi||south||1005.60 mi|
|24 hours||11° 17' 33.3"||781.16 mi||east||4° 38' 37.4"||319.09 mi||south||843.18 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|São Tomé||Thu 3:46 AM||105 km||66 miles||57 nm|| W|
|Santo António (Príncipe)||Thu 3:46 AM||152 km||94 miles||82 nm|| N|
|Port-Gentil||Thu 4:46 AM||167 km||104 miles||90 nm|| SE|
|Libreville||Thu 4:46 AM||198 km||123 miles||107 nm|| E|
|Bata||Thu 4:46 AM||290 km||180 miles||157 nm|| NE|
|Malabo||Thu 4:46 AM||402 km||250 miles||217 nm|| NNE|
|Ebebiyín||Thu 4:46 AM||456 km||283 miles||246 nm|| ENE|
|Douala||Thu 4:46 AM||472 km||293 miles||255 nm|| NNE|
|Port Harcourt||Thu 4:46 AM||506 km||314 miles||273 nm|| N|
|Uyo||Thu 4:46 AM||525 km||326 miles||284 nm|| N|
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