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, November 2, 2013 at 12:00:00 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, November 2, 2013 at 12:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 16' ||South|
|Longitude: ||17° 44' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.02 meters/second, 1580.5 km/hour, 982.1 miles/hour or 853.4 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' 28.4"||16.37 mi||west||0° 00' 09.5"||0.18 mi||south||16.37 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 22.9"||981.92 mi||west||0° 09' 34.2"||10.96 mi||south||981.71 mi|
|24 hours||12° 59' 21.4"||881.28 mi||east||3° 31' 39.4"||242.51 mi||south||908.29 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Sat 12:00 Noon||1399 km||869 miles||755 nm|| ESE|
|Recife||Sat 9:00 AM||1914 km||1189 miles||1033 nm|| W|
|Monrovia||Sat 12:00 Noon||2090 km||1299 miles||1129 nm|| NNE|
|Freetown||Sat 12:00 Noon||2240 km||1392 miles||1210 nm|| NNE|
|Salvador||Sat 9:00 AM||2266 km||1408 miles||1223 nm|| W|
|Conakry||Sat 12:00 Noon||2340 km||1454 miles||1263 nm|| N|
|Abidjan||Sat 12:00 Noon||2381 km||1480 miles||1286 nm|| NE|
|Yamoussoukro||Sat 12:00 Noon||2430 km||1510 miles||1312 nm|| NE|
|Fortaleza||Sat 9:00 AM||2445 km||1519 miles||1320 nm|| WNW|
|Bissau||Sat 12:00 Noon||2568 km||1596 miles||1387 nm|| N|
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