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, April 9, 2013 at 11:58:00 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, April 9, 2013 at 11:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 35' ||North|
|Longitude: ||10° 32' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.38 meters/second, 1607.0 km/hour, 998.5 miles/hour or 867.7 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' 31.7"||16.64 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 46.3"||998.48 mi||west||0° 10' 34.4"||12.11 mi||north||998.37 mi|
|24 hours||11° 18' 24.2"||777.02 mi||east||4° 01' 12.2"||276.29 mi||north||821.12 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kakata||Tue 11:58 AM||20 km||13 miles||11 nm|| ESE|
|Monrovia||Tue 11:58 AM||42 km||26 miles||23 nm|| SW|
|Gbarnga||Tue 11:58 AM||126 km||78 miles||68 nm|| ENE|
|Kenema||Tue 11:58 AM||161 km||100 miles||87 nm|| NNW|
|Bo||Tue 11:58 AM||202 km||126 miles||109 nm|| NW|
|Nzérékoré||Tue 11:58 AM||229 km||142 miles||124 nm|| NE|
|Koidu||Tue 11:58 AM||234 km||145 miles||126 nm|| NNW|
|Makeni||Tue 11:58 AM||305 km||190 miles||165 nm|| NNW|
|Freetown||Tue 11:58 AM||366 km||227 miles||198 nm|| NW|
|Harper||Tue 11:58 AM||395 km||246 miles||213 nm|| SE|
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