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, April 3, 2013 at 06:36:00 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: 49%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 06:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 15' ||South|
|Longitude: ||5° 32' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.94 meters/second, 1526.2 km/hour, 948.3 miles/hour or 824.1 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' 25.9"||15.81 mi||west||0° 00' 05.5"||0.10 mi||north||15.81 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 53.7"||948.15 mi||west||0° 05' 30.8"||6.32 mi||north||948.43 mi|
|24 hours||13° 22' 18.7"||878.57 mi||east||2° 41' 25.6"||185.03 mi||north||904.14 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Wed 6:36 AM||258 km||160 miles||139 nm|| N|
|Luanda||Wed 7:36 AM||2279 km||1416 miles||1231 nm|| ENE|
|Windhoek *||Wed 8:36 AM||2407 km||1496 miles||1300 nm|| ESE|
|São Tomé||Wed 6:36 AM||2455 km||1526 miles||1326 nm|| NE|
|Abidjan||Wed 6:36 AM||2612 km||1623 miles||1411 nm|| N|
|Libreville||Wed 7:36 AM||2635 km||1637 miles||1423 nm|| NE|
|Accra||Wed 6:36 AM||2696 km||1675 miles||1456 nm|| NNE|
|Kinshasa||Wed 7:36 AM||2742 km||1704 miles||1481 nm|| ENE|
|Brazzaville||Wed 7:36 AM||2743 km||1705 miles||1481 nm|| ENE|
|Yamoussoukro||Wed 6:36 AM||2773 km||1723 miles||1497 nm|| N|
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