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 Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 02:46:00 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: 84%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 02:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||2° 55' ||South|
|Longitude: ||4° 10' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.59 meters/second, 1614.9 km/hour, 1003.5 miles/hour or 872.0 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' 31.5"||16.72 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 26.9"||1003.42 mi||west||0° 11' 35.1"||13.27 mi||south||1003.42 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 20.3"||800.64 mi||east||4° 33' 50.4"||313.63 mi||south||857.59 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|São Tomé||Thu 2:46 AM||459 km||285 miles||248 nm|| NE|
|Port-Gentil||Thu 3:46 AM||568 km||353 miles||306 nm|| ENE|
|Santo António (Príncipe)||Thu 2:46 AM||620 km||385 miles||335 nm|| NE|
|Libreville||Thu 3:46 AM||693 km||430 miles||374 nm|| ENE|
|Bata||Thu 3:46 AM||817 km||507 miles||441 nm|| NE|
|Pointe-Noire||Thu 3:46 AM||881 km||547 miles||476 nm|| ESE|
|Malabo||Thu 3:46 AM||899 km||559 miles||485 nm|| NE|
|Cabinda||Thu 3:46 AM||938 km||583 miles||506 nm|| ESE|
|Dolisie||Thu 3:46 AM||957 km||594 miles||517 nm|| E|
|Ebebiyín||Thu 3:46 AM||974 km||605 miles||526 nm|| NE|
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