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 03:56:00 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: 84%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 03:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 08' ||South|
|Longitude: ||12° 47' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.48 meters/second, 1614.5 km/hour, 1003.2 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' 24.7"||1003.17 mi||west||0° 11' 34.6"||13.26 mi||south||1003.17 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 27.2"||801.76 mi||east||4° 33' 17.5"||313.01 mi||south||858.29 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Monrovia||Thu 3:56 AM||1068 km||664 miles||577 nm|| NNE|
|Freetown||Thu 3:56 AM||1286 km||799 miles||694 nm|| N|
|Abidjan||Thu 3:56 AM||1350 km||839 miles||729 nm|| NE|
|Yamoussoukro||Thu 3:56 AM||1381 km||858 miles||746 nm|| NE|
|Conakry||Thu 3:56 AM||1402 km||871 miles||757 nm|| N|
|Jamestown||Thu 3:56 AM||1612 km||1002 miles||871 nm|| SSE|
|Bissau||Thu 3:56 AM||1687 km||1048 miles||911 nm|| N|
|Accra||Thu 3:56 AM||1696 km||1054 miles||916 nm|| NE|
|Bamako||Thu 3:56 AM||1823 km||1133 miles||985 nm|| NNE|
|Lome||Thu 3:56 AM||1863 km||1158 miles||1006 nm|| ENE|
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