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, March 1, 2013 at 03:08:00 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: 88%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, March 1, 2013 at 03:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 37' ||South|
|Longitude: ||7° 12' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.25 meters/second, 1584.9 km/hour, 984.8 miles/hour or 855.8 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' 28.9"||16.41 mi||west||0° 00' 10.3"||0.20 mi||south||16.41 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 57.1"||984.69 mi||west||0° 10' 24.5"||11.93 mi||south||984.49 mi|
|24 hours||12° 40' 21.4"||861.65 mi||east||3° 51' 59.5"||265.81 mi||south||895.88 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Fri 3:08 AM||608 km||378 miles||328 nm|| SSE|
|Abidjan||Fri 3:08 AM||1798 km||1117 miles||971 nm|| NNE|
|Monrovia||Fri 3:08 AM||1915 km||1190 miles||1034 nm|| NNW|
|Yamoussoukro||Fri 3:08 AM||1941 km||1206 miles||1048 nm|| N|
|Accra||Fri 3:08 AM||1949 km||1211 miles||1052 nm|| NNE|
|São Tomé||Fri 3:08 AM||1961 km||1219 miles||1059 nm|| NE|
|Lome||Fri 3:08 AM||2074 km||1289 miles||1120 nm|| NNE|
|Porto Novo||Fri 4:08 AM||2183 km||1356 miles||1179 nm|| NNE|
|Libreville||Fri 4:08 AM||2210 km||1373 miles||1193 nm|| ENE|
|Freetown||Fri 3:08 AM||2216 km||1377 miles||1197 nm|| NNW|
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