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 Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 15:36:00 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: 4%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 15:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 37' ||North|
|Longitude: ||32° 35' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.14 meters/second, 1598.9 km/hour, 993.5 miles/hour or 863.3 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' 31.5"||16.56 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.20 mi||north||16.56 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 31.4"||993.46 mi||west||0° 10' 13.4"||11.71 mi||north||993.31 mi|
|24 hours||11° 23' 31.0"||779.17 mi||east||3° 49' 27.5"||262.87 mi||north||818.04 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Praia||Wed 2:36 PM||1208 km||750 miles||652 nm|| NE|
|Fortaleza||Wed 12:36 PM||1522 km||946 miles||822 nm|| SSW|
|Dakar||Wed 3:36 PM||1781 km||1107 miles||962 nm|| ENE|
|Banjul||Wed 3:36 PM||1827 km||1136 miles||987 nm|| ENE|
|Recife||Wed 12:36 PM||1867 km||1160 miles||1008 nm|| S|
|Bissau||Wed 3:36 PM||1895 km||1178 miles||1023 nm|| ENE|
|Conakry||Wed 3:36 PM||2076 km||1290 miles||1121 nm|| E|
|Nouakchott||Wed 3:36 PM||2078 km||1291 miles||1122 nm|| ENE|
|Belém||Wed 12:36 PM||2087 km||1297 miles||1127 nm|| WSW|
|Freetown||Wed 3:36 PM||2129 km||1323 miles||1150 nm|| E|
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