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 02:36:00 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 02:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 45' ||North|
|Longitude: ||4° 42' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.23 meters/second, 1617.2 km/hour, 1004.9 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' 59.2"||1004.87 mi||west||0° 11' 29.6"||13.16 mi||south||1005.00 mi|
|24 hours||11° 17' 35.9"||780.86 mi||east||4° 37' 58.7"||318.34 mi||south||843.36 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Abidjan||Wed 2:36 AM||402 km||250 miles||217 nm|| N|
|Harper||Wed 2:36 AM||443 km||275 miles||239 nm|| NW|
|Yamoussoukro||Wed 2:36 AM||564 km||350 miles||304 nm|| N|
|Kumasi||Wed 2:36 AM||645 km||401 miles||348 nm|| NNE|
|Accra||Wed 2:36 AM||653 km||405 miles||352 nm|| NE|
|Bouaké||Wed 2:36 AM||657 km||409 miles||355 nm|| N|
|Gbarnga||Wed 2:36 AM||784 km||487 miles||423 nm|| NW|
|Nzérékoré||Wed 2:36 AM||805 km||500 miles||435 nm|| NW|
|Lome||Wed 2:36 AM||817 km||508 miles||441 nm|| NE|
|Kakata||Wed 2:36 AM||819 km||509 miles||442 nm|| NW|
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