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 Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 13:20:00 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 hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 13:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 58' ||South|
|Longitude: ||8° 39' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.12 meters/second, 1552.0 km/hour, 964.4 miles/hour or 838.0 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' 25.5"||16.07 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||north||16.07 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 39.7"||964.26 mi||west||0° 09' 23.4"||10.76 mi||north||964.67 mi|
|24 hours||13° 20' 27.4"||891.65 mi||east||4° 06' 34.0"||282.51 mi||north||942.71 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Sat 1:20 PM||333 km||207 miles||180 nm|| ESE|
|Abidjan||Sat 1:20 PM||2300 km||1429 miles||1242 nm|| NNE|
|Monrovia||Sat 1:20 PM||2365 km||1470 miles||1277 nm|| N|
|São Tomé||Sat 1:20 PM||2394 km||1487 miles||1293 nm|| NE|
|Yamoussoukro||Sat 1:20 PM||2437 km||1514 miles||1316 nm|| N|
|Accra||Sat 1:20 PM||2452 km||1524 miles||1324 nm|| NNE|
|Luanda||Sat 2:20 PM||2477 km||1539 miles||1337 nm|| ENE|
|Lome||Sat 1:20 PM||2574 km||1600 miles||1390 nm|| NNE|
|Libreville||Sat 2:20 PM||2618 km||1627 miles||1414 nm|| NE|
|Freetown||Sat 1:20 PM||2642 km||1642 miles||1427 nm|| NNW|
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