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, April 8, 2013 at 11:48:00 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 Monday, April 8, 2013 at 11:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||2° 09' ||North|
|Longitude: ||19° 25' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.93 meters/second, 1616.1 km/hour, 1004.2 miles/hour or 872.6 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"||16.74 mi||west||0° 00' 11.2"||0.22 mi||north||16.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 37.6"||1004.21 mi||west||0° 11' 16.8"||12.92 mi||north||1004.23 mi|
|24 hours||11° 18' 39.5"||781.89 mi||east||4° 23' 39.4"||301.96 mi||north||836.41 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Freetown||Mon 11:48 AM||979 km||609 miles||529 nm|| NE|
|Conakry||Mon 11:48 AM||1030 km||640 miles||556 nm|| NE|
|Monrovia||Mon 11:48 AM||1061 km||659 miles||573 nm|| ENE|
|Bissau||Mon 11:48 AM||1154 km||717 miles||623 nm|| NNE|
|Banjul||Mon 11:48 AM||1288 km||800 miles||695 nm|| NNE|
|Dakar||Mon 11:48 AM||1401 km||871 miles||757 nm|| N|
|Praia||Mon 10:48 AM||1482 km||921 miles||800 nm|| NNW|
|Yamoussoukro||Mon 11:48 AM||1651 km||1026 miles||892 nm|| ENE|
|Bamako||Mon 11:48 AM||1712 km||1064 miles||924 nm|| NE|
|Abidjan||Mon 11:48 AM||1746 km||1085 miles||943 nm|| ENE|
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