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 03:46:00 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 03:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 06' ||South|
|Longitude: ||10° 22' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.49 meters/second, 1614.6 km/hour, 1003.3 miles/hour or 871.8 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' 31.3"||16.72 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 25.1"||1003.21 mi||west||0° 11' 34.6"||13.26 mi||south||1003.20 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 17.5"||801.60 mi||east||4° 33' 22.3"||313.10 mi||south||858.19 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Monrovia||Thu 3:46 AM||1043 km||648 miles||563 nm|| N|
|Abidjan||Thu 3:46 AM||1168 km||726 miles||631 nm|| NE|
|Yamoussoukro||Thu 3:46 AM||1234 km||767 miles||666 nm|| NNE|
|Freetown||Thu 3:46 AM||1321 km||821 miles||713 nm|| NNW|
|Conakry||Thu 3:46 AM||1443 km||897 miles||779 nm|| NNW|
|Accra||Thu 3:46 AM||1480 km||919 miles||799 nm|| NE|
|Jamestown||Thu 3:46 AM||1507 km||936 miles||813 nm|| SSE|
|Lome||Thu 3:46 AM||1643 km||1021 miles||887 nm|| NE|
|Bissau||Thu 3:46 AM||1753 km||1089 miles||946 nm|| NNW|
|Bamako||Thu 3:46 AM||1761 km||1094 miles||951 nm|| N|
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