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, May 28, 2012 at 19:58:00 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: 50%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, May 28, 2012 at 19:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 45' ||North|
|Longitude: ||29° 07' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.06 meters/second, 1613.0 km/hour, 1002.3 miles/hour or 871.0 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' 31.1"||16.70 mi||west||0° 00' 12.1"||0.23 mi||south||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 09.7"||1002.23 mi||west||0° 12' 14.9"||14.03 mi||south||1002.44 mi|
|24 hours||11° 40' 18.2"||805.67 mi||east||5° 00' 57.0"||344.65 mi||south||877.47 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fernando de Noronha||Mon 5:58 PM||923 km||574 miles||499 nm|| SSW|
|Fortaleza||Mon 4:58 PM||1342 km||834 miles||724 nm|| SW|
|Praia||Mon 6:58 PM||1378 km||856 miles||744 nm|| NNE|
|Recife||Mon 4:58 PM||1460 km||907 miles||788 nm|| SSW|
|Bissau||Mon 7:58 PM||1739 km||1081 miles||939 nm|| ENE|
|Banjul||Mon 7:58 PM||1746 km||1085 miles||943 nm|| NE|
|Dakar||Mon 7:58 PM||1760 km||1094 miles||950 nm|| NE|
|Conakry||Mon 7:58 PM||1817 km||1129 miles||981 nm|| ENE|
|Freetown||Mon 7:58 PM||1833 km||1139 miles||990 nm|| ENE|
|Monrovia||Mon 7:58 PM||2049 km||1273 miles||1106 nm|| E|
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