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 Friday, January 4, 2013 at 05:08:00 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: 60%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 4, 2013 at 05:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||4° 37' ||South|
|Longitude: ||0° 53' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.60 meters/second, 1611.3 km/hour, 1001.2 miles/hour or 870.1 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' 31.1"||16.69 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 12.3"||1001.18 mi||west||0° 11' 33.4"||13.24 mi||south||1001.13 mi|
|24 hours||11° 46' 18.4"||811.68 mi||east||4° 31' 53.5"||311.42 mi||south||866.17 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|São Tomé||Fri 5:08 AM||1008 km||626 miles||544 nm|| ENE|
|Accra||Fri 5:08 AM||1126 km||700 miles||608 nm|| N|
|Abidjan||Fri 5:08 AM||1153 km||717 miles||623 nm|| NNW|
|Lome||Fri 5:08 AM||1211 km||753 miles||654 nm|| N|
|Libreville||Fri 6:08 AM||1275 km||793 miles||689 nm|| ENE|
|Porto Novo||Fri 6:08 AM||1288 km||800 miles||696 nm|| NNE|
|Lagos||Fri 6:08 AM||1311 km||815 miles||708 nm|| NNE|
|Yamoussoukro||Fri 5:08 AM||1356 km||843 miles||732 nm|| NNW|
|Jamestown||Fri 5:08 AM||1358 km||844 miles||733 nm|| SSW|
|Malabo||Fri 6:08 AM||1419 km||882 miles||766 nm|| NE|
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