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 9, 2013 at 17:58:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 44%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 17:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 24' ||South|
|Longitude: ||6° 55' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.81 meters/second, 1572.5 km/hour, 977.1 miles/hour or 849.1 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' 27.5"||16.29 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||north||16.29 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 40.1"||977.05 mi||west||0° 09' 15.9"||10.61 mi||north||977.39 mi|
|24 hours||12° 39' 19.1"||855.06 mi||east||3° 58' 26.1"||273.15 mi||north||903.16 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Sat 5:58 PM||410 km||255 miles||222 nm|| SSE|
|Abidjan||Sat 5:58 PM||1986 km||1234 miles||1072 nm|| N|
|São Tomé||Sat 5:58 PM||2063 km||1282 miles||1114 nm|| NE|
|Monrovia||Sat 5:58 PM||2115 km||1314 miles||1142 nm|| NNW|
|Accra||Sat 5:58 PM||2119 km||1317 miles||1144 nm|| NNE|
|Yamoussoukro||Sat 5:58 PM||2133 km||1326 miles||1152 nm|| N|
|Lome||Sat 5:58 PM||2238 km||1391 miles||1209 nm|| NNE|
|Luanda||Sat 6:58 PM||2238 km||1391 miles||1209 nm|| E|
|Libreville||Sat 6:58 PM||2296 km||1426 miles||1240 nm|| NE|
|Porto Novo||Sat 6:58 PM||2349 km||1460 miles||1269 nm|| NNE|
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