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 13:44:00 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 13:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 54' ||South|
|Longitude: ||14° 25' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.26 meters/second, 1552.5 km/hour, 964.7 miles/hour or 838.3 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' 25.7"||16.08 mi||west||0° 00' 09.3"||0.18 mi||north||16.08 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 41.7"||964.58 mi||west||0° 09' 25.6"||10.80 mi||north||964.99 mi|
|24 hours||13° 19' 38.4"||891.00 mi||east||4° 07' 14.7"||283.29 mi||north||942.30 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Sat 1:44 PM||941 km||585 miles||508 nm|| E|
|Recife||Sat 10:44 AM||2353 km||1462 miles||1271 nm|| WNW|
|Monrovia||Sat 1:44 PM||2380 km||1479 miles||1285 nm|| N|
|Abidjan||Sat 1:44 PM||2513 km||1562 miles||1357 nm|| NNE|
|Freetown||Sat 1:44 PM||2589 km||1609 miles||1398 nm|| N|
|Yamoussoukro||Sat 1:44 PM||2605 km||1619 miles||1407 nm|| NNE|
|Salvador||Sat 10:44 AM||2607 km||1620 miles||1408 nm|| W|
|Conakry||Sat 1:44 PM||2700 km||1678 miles||1458 nm|| N|
|Accra||Sat 1:44 PM||2752 km||1710 miles||1486 nm|| NE|
|São Tomé||Sat 1:44 PM||2874 km||1786 miles||1552 nm|| NE|
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