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, March 9, 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: 7%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, March 9, 2013 at 11:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 19' ||South|
|Longitude: ||17° 48' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.54 meters/second, 1586.0 km/hour, 985.5 miles/hour or 856.3 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' 28.6"||16.42 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.43 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 42.5"||985.41 mi||west||0° 10' 39.4"||12.21 mi||north||985.76 mi|
|24 hours||12° 17' 12.5"||836.26 mi||east||4° 27' 37.6"||306.55 mi||north||895.42 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Sat 11:20 AM||1449 km||900 miles||782 nm|| ESE|
|Recife||Sat 8:20 AM||1894 km||1177 miles||1022 nm|| W|
|Monrovia||Sat 11:20 AM||1995 km||1240 miles||1077 nm|| NNE|
|Freetown||Sat 11:20 AM||2139 km||1329 miles||1155 nm|| NNE|
|Conakry||Sat 11:20 AM||2238 km||1390 miles||1208 nm|| NNE|
|Salvador||Sat 8:20 AM||2274 km||1413 miles||1228 nm|| W|
|Abidjan||Sat 11:20 AM||2306 km||1433 miles||1245 nm|| NE|
|Yamoussoukro||Sat 11:20 AM||2348 km||1459 miles||1268 nm|| NE|
|Fortaleza||Sat 8:20 AM||2407 km||1496 miles||1300 nm|| WNW|
|Bissau||Sat 11:20 AM||2464 km||1531 miles||1330 nm|| N|
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