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 Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at 08:24:00 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: 30%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at 08:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 24' ||South|
|Longitude: ||13° 28' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.67 meters/second, 1503.6 km/hour, 934.3 miles/hour or 811.9 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' 24.3"||15.57 mi||west||0° 00' 02.3"||0.04 mi||south||15.57 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 16.3"||934.03 mi||west||0° 02' 11.1"||2.51 mi||south||933.93 mi|
|24 hours||14° 25' 01.0"||934.84 mi||east||0° 13' 36.0"||15.60 mi||south||934.28 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Tue 8:24 AM||958 km||595 miles||517 nm|| ENE|
|Monrovia||Tue 8:24 AM||2969 km||1845 miles||1603 nm|| N|
|Abidjan||Tue 8:24 AM||3027 km||1881 miles||1634 nm|| NNE|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Tue 6:24 AM||3083 km||1916 miles||1665 nm|| W|
|Yamoussoukro||Tue 8:24 AM||3141 km||1952 miles||1696 nm|| NNE|
|Luanda||Tue 9:24 AM||3142 km||1952 miles||1696 nm|| ENE|
|Windhoek *||Tue 10:24 AM||3172 km||1971 miles||1713 nm|| E|
|São Tomé||Tue 8:24 AM||3179 km||1975 miles||1717 nm|| NE|
|Freetown||Tue 8:24 AM||3195 km||1985 miles||1725 nm|| N|
|Accra||Tue 8:24 AM||3216 km||1998 miles||1736 nm|| NNE|
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