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 8, 2013 at 11:20:00 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: 5%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, February 8, 2013 at 11:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 41' ||South|
|Longitude: ||12° 44' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.33 meters/second, 1538.4 km/hour, 955.9 miles/hour or 830.7 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' 25.2"||15.93 mi||west||0° 00' 07.7"||0.15 mi||north||15.93 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 22.5"||955.76 mi||west||0° 07' 52.7"||9.03 mi||north||956.13 mi|
|24 hours||13° 33' 35.7"||898.59 mi||east||3° 35' 55.2"||247.44 mi||north||939.58 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Fri 11:20 AM||754 km||469 miles||407 nm|| E|
|Monrovia||Fri 11:20 AM||2553 km||1586 miles||1378 nm|| N|
|Recife||Fri 8:20 AM||2586 km||1607 miles||1396 nm|| WNW|
|Abidjan||Fri 11:20 AM||2616 km||1625 miles||1413 nm|| NNE|
|Yamoussoukro||Fri 11:20 AM||2726 km||1694 miles||1472 nm|| NNE|
|Freetown||Fri 11:20 AM||2785 km||1730 miles||1504 nm|| N|
|Accra||Fri 11:20 AM||2819 km||1752 miles||1522 nm|| NNE|
|São Tomé||Fri 11:20 AM||2848 km||1769 miles||1538 nm|| NE|
|Conakry||Fri 11:20 AM||2899 km||1801 miles||1565 nm|| N|
|Luanda||Fri 12:20 PM||2946 km||1831 miles||1591 nm|| ENE|
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