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, March 12, 2013 at 12:34:00 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 is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 12:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 44' ||North|
|Longitude: ||0° 03' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.12 meters/second, 1613.2 km/hour, 1002.4 miles/hour or 871.1 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' 31.3"||16.71 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||north||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 17.4"||1002.41 mi||west||0° 11' 20.6"||12.99 mi||north||1002.38 mi|
|24 hours||11° 25' 52.8"||789.10 mi||east||4° 22' 06.9"||300.21 mi||north||841.74 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Accra||Tue 12:34 PM||203 km||126 miles||109 nm|| N|
|Lome||Tue 12:34 PM||295 km||183 miles||159 nm|| NNE|
|Kumasi||Tue 12:34 PM||377 km||234 miles||203 nm|| NNW|
|Cotonou||Tue 1:34 PM||394 km||245 miles||213 nm|| NE|
|Porto Novo||Tue 1:34 PM||431 km||268 miles||233 nm|| NE|
|Lagos||Tue 1:34 PM||473 km||294 miles||256 nm|| NE|
|Abidjan||Tue 12:34 PM||485 km||301 miles||262 nm|| WNW|
|Abeokuta||Tue 1:34 PM||527 km||327 miles||284 nm|| NE|
|Ibadan||Tue 1:34 PM||587 km||365 miles||317 nm|| NE|
|Sokodé||Tue 12:34 PM||594 km||369 miles||320 nm|| NNE|
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