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 Saturday, February 9, 2013 at 12:20:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, February 9, 2013 at 12:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 55' ||South|
|Longitude: ||13° 37' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.59 meters/second, 1568.1 km/hour, 974.4 miles/hour or 846.7 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' 27.0"||16.24 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||north||16.24 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 59.4"||974.30 mi||west||0° 10' 08.7"||11.63 mi||north||974.70 mi|
|24 hours||12° 53' 49.1"||869.62 mi||east||4° 20' 34.8"||298.53 mi||north||925.76 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Sat 12:20 PM||915 km||568 miles||494 nm|| ESE|
|Monrovia||Sat 12:20 PM||2150 km||1336 miles||1161 nm|| N|
|Abidjan||Sat 12:20 PM||2280 km||1416 miles||1231 nm|| NNE|
|Freetown||Sat 12:20 PM||2368 km||1471 miles||1278 nm|| N|
|Yamoussoukro||Sat 12:20 PM||2370 km||1473 miles||1280 nm|| NNE|
|Recife||Sat 9:20 AM||2387 km||1483 miles||1289 nm|| W|
|Conakry||Sat 12:20 PM||2480 km||1541 miles||1339 nm|| N|
|Accra||Sat 12:20 PM||2524 km||1568 miles||1363 nm|| NE|
|Lome||Sat 12:20 PM||2671 km||1659 miles||1442 nm|| NE|
|São Tomé||Sat 12:20 PM||2683 km||1667 miles||1449 nm|| ENE|
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