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 Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 02:08:00 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: 91%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 02:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 51' ||North|
|Longitude: ||2° 04' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.21 meters/second, 1617.1 km/hour, 1004.8 miles/hour or 873.2 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' 32.0"||16.75 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 59.5"||1004.82 mi||west||0° 11' 29.2"||13.15 mi||south||1004.96 mi|
|24 hours||11° 17' 21.4"||780.54 mi||east||4° 37' 55.6"||318.29 mi||south||843.09 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Accra||Wed 2:08 AM||481 km||299 miles||260 nm|| NNW|
|Lome||Wed 2:08 AM||483 km||300 miles||261 nm|| N|
|Cotonou||Wed 3:08 AM||502 km||312 miles||271 nm|| N|
|Porto Novo||Wed 3:08 AM||517 km||321 miles||279 nm|| N|
|Lagos||Wed 3:08 AM||529 km||329 miles||286 nm|| NNE|
|São Tomé||Wed 2:08 AM||544 km||338 miles||294 nm|| ESE|
|Bohicon||Wed 3:08 AM||590 km||366 miles||318 nm|| N|
|Santo António (Príncipe)||Wed 2:08 AM||595 km||370 miles||321 nm|| E|
|Abeokuta||Wed 3:08 AM||605 km||376 miles||326 nm|| NNE|
|Benin City||Wed 3:08 AM||634 km||394 miles||343 nm|| NE|
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