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 02:56:00 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 02:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 41' ||North|
|Longitude: ||9° 33' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.24 meters/second, 1617.3 km/hour, 1004.9 miles/hour or 873.3 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' 32.0"||16.75 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 59.0"||1004.89 mi||west||0° 11' 29.9"||13.17 mi||south||1005.03 mi|
|24 hours||11° 17' 46.5"||781.08 mi||east||4° 38' 00.7"||318.38 mi||south||843.56 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Monrovia||Wed 2:56 AM||530 km||329 miles||286 nm|| NNW|
|Kakata||Wed 2:56 AM||542 km||337 miles||293 nm|| N|
|Gbarnga||Wed 2:56 AM||587 km||364 miles||317 nm|| N|
|Nzérékoré||Wed 2:56 AM||675 km||419 miles||365 nm|| N|
|Kenema||Wed 2:56 AM||707 km||440 miles||382 nm|| NNW|
|Bo||Wed 2:56 AM||734 km||456 miles||396 nm|| NNW|
|Abidjan||Wed 2:56 AM||734 km||456 miles||396 nm|| ENE|
|Yamoussoukro||Wed 2:56 AM||739 km||459 miles||399 nm|| NE|
|Bouaké||Wed 2:56 AM||832 km||517 miles||449 nm|| NE|
|Freetown||Wed 2:56 AM||855 km||531 miles||462 nm|| NNW|
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