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 11, 2013 at 11:30:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 11, 2013 at 11:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 24' ||South|
|Longitude: ||3° 36' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.47 meters/second, 1520.9 km/hour, 945.0 miles/hour or 821.2 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' 23.6"||15.75 mi||west||0° 00' 06.4"||0.12 mi||north||15.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 40.2"||944.87 mi||west||0° 06' 34.1"||7.53 mi||north||945.19 mi|
|24 hours||14° 11' 40.0"||931.74 mi||east||3° 09' 54.3"||217.66 mi||north||964.66 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Fri 11:30 AM||1028 km||639 miles||555 nm|| WNW|
|Windhoek *||Fri 1:30 PM||1481 km||920 miles||800 nm|| ESE|
|Luanda||Fri 12:30 PM||1485 km||923 miles||802 nm|| NE|
|Kinshasa||Fri 12:30 PM||2013 km||1251 miles||1087 nm|| NE|
|Brazzaville||Fri 12:30 PM||2016 km||1253 miles||1089 nm|| NE|
|São Tomé||Fri 11:30 AM||2102 km||1306 miles||1135 nm|| N|
|Libreville||Fri 12:30 PM||2176 km||1352 miles||1175 nm|| NNE|
|Cape Town||Fri 1:30 PM||2264 km||1407 miles||1222 nm|| SE|
|Gaborone||Fri 1:30 PM||2409 km||1497 miles||1301 nm|| ESE|
|Malabo||Fri 12:30 PM||2516 km||1564 miles||1359 nm|| NNE|
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