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 10, 2013 at 14:36:00 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.
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 Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 14:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 01' ||North|
|Longitude: ||37° 29' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.02 meters/second, 1587.7 km/hour, 986.5 miles/hour or 857.3 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"||16.44 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||north||16.44 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 37.7"||986.45 mi||west||0° 09' 15.1"||10.60 mi||north||986.25 mi|
|24 hours||11° 23' 57.9"||774.10 mi||east||3° 24' 15.8"||234.04 mi||north||803.98 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Praia||Wed 1:36 PM||1575 km||978 miles||850 nm|| ENE|
|Fortaleza||Wed 11:36 AM||1637 km||1017 miles||884 nm|| S|
|Cayenne||Wed 11:36 AM||1769 km||1099 miles||955 nm|| WSW|
|Belém||Wed 11:36 AM||1839 km||1143 miles||993 nm|| SW|
|Paramaribo||Wed 11:36 AM||2030 km||1261 miles||1096 nm|| WSW|
|Recife||Wed 11:36 AM||2133 km||1325 miles||1152 nm|| S|
|Dakar||Wed 2:36 PM||2212 km||1375 miles||1195 nm|| ENE|
|Banjul||Wed 2:36 PM||2290 km||1423 miles||1236 nm|| E|
|Georgetown||Wed 10:36 AM||2321 km||1442 miles||1253 nm|| W|
|Bissau||Wed 2:36 PM||2390 km||1485 miles||1291 nm|| E|
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