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 03:58:00 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 03:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 15' ||North|
|Longitude: ||4° 46' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.51 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' 08.3"||1005.50 mi||west||0° 11' 33.8"||13.24 mi||south||1005.59 mi|
|24 hours||11° 17' 43.8"||781.36 mi||east||4° 38' 37.7"||319.09 mi||south||843.35 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|São Tomé||Thu 3:58 AM||218 km||136 miles||118 nm|| E|
|Port-Gentil||Thu 4:58 AM||460 km||286 miles||248 nm|| ESE|
|Libreville||Thu 4:58 AM||522 km||324 miles||282 nm|| E|
|Port Harcourt||Thu 4:58 AM||562 km||349 miles||304 nm|| NNE|
|Bata||Thu 4:58 AM||584 km||363 miles||315 nm|| ENE|
|Malabo||Thu 4:58 AM||592 km||368 miles||320 nm|| NE|
|Owerri||Thu 4:58 AM||631 km||392 miles||341 nm|| NNE|
|Uyo||Thu 4:58 AM||635 km||394 miles||343 nm|| NNE|
|Benin City||Thu 4:58 AM||680 km||422 miles||367 nm|| N|
|Douala||Thu 4:58 AM||690 km||429 miles||373 nm|| NE|
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