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 Friday, February 1, 2013 at 04:08:00 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: 75%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, February 1, 2013 at 04:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 44' ||South|
|Longitude: ||4° 04' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.59 meters/second, 1600.5 km/hour, 994.5 miles/hour or 864.2 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' 30.4"||16.58 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||south||16.58 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 25.7"||994.44 mi||west||0° 11' 04.4"||12.68 mi||south||994.30 mi|
|24 hours||12° 04' 45.0"||828.02 mi||east||4° 14' 16.5"||291.29 mi||south||873.13 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Fri 4:08 AM||924 km||574 miles||499 nm|| S|
|Abidjan||Fri 4:08 AM||1443 km||896 miles||779 nm|| N|
|São Tomé||Fri 4:08 AM||1495 km||929 miles||807 nm|| NE|
|Accra||Fri 4:08 AM||1529 km||950 miles||826 nm|| NNE|
|Yamoussoukro||Fri 4:08 AM||1614 km||1003 miles||872 nm|| N|
|Lome||Fri 4:08 AM||1641 km||1020 miles||886 nm|| NNE|
|Monrovia||Fri 4:08 AM||1724 km||1071 miles||931 nm|| NNW|
|Porto Novo||Fri 5:08 AM||1739 km||1080 miles||939 nm|| NNE|
|Libreville||Fri 5:08 AM||1750 km||1087 miles||945 nm|| ENE|
|Lagos||Fri 5:08 AM||1772 km||1101 miles||957 nm|| NNE|
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