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 Monday, December 2, 2013 at 12:22:00 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: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, December 2, 2013 at 12:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 37' ||South|
|Longitude: ||15° 16' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.98 meters/second, 1519.1 km/hour, 944.0 miles/hour or 820.3 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' 23.6"||15.73 mi||west||0° 00' 03.8"||0.07 mi||south||15.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 39.8"||943.72 mi||west||0° 03' 51.5"||4.42 mi||south||943.55 mi|
|24 hours||14° 44' 51.0"||966.86 mi||east||0° 55' 09.4"||63.23 mi||south||966.28 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Mon 12:22 PM||1058 km||657 miles||571 nm|| ENE|
|Recife||Mon 9:22 AM||2419 km||1503 miles||1306 nm|| WNW|
|Salvador||Mon 9:22 AM||2563 km||1592 miles||1384 nm|| W|
|Monrovia||Mon 12:22 PM||2801 km||1740 miles||1512 nm|| N|
|Abidjan||Mon 12:22 PM||2921 km||1815 miles||1577 nm|| NNE|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Mon 10:22 AM||2942 km||1828 miles||1588 nm|| WSW|
|Freetown||Mon 12:22 PM||3006 km||1868 miles||1623 nm|| N|
|Yamoussoukro||Mon 12:22 PM||3019 km||1876 miles||1630 nm|| NNE|
|Fortaleza||Mon 9:22 AM||3024 km||1879 miles||1633 nm|| WNW|
|Conakry||Mon 12:22 PM||3115 km||1936 miles||1682 nm|| N|
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