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 Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 15:14:00 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 hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 15:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 30' ||North|
|Longitude: ||35° 17' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.88 meters/second, 1565.6 km/hour, 972.8 miles/hour or 845.3 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' 31.3"||16.21 mi||west||0° 00' 07.5"||0.15 mi||north||16.21 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 20.4"||972.65 mi||west||0° 07' 35.8"||8.71 mi||north||972.41 mi|
|24 hours||11° 31' 24.5"||771.85 mi||east||2° 40' 46.2"||184.25 mi||north||788.72 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Praia||Thu 2:14 PM||1267 km||787 miles||684 nm|| E|
|Dakar||Thu 3:14 PM||1922 km||1194 miles||1038 nm|| E|
|Banjul||Thu 3:14 PM||2023 km||1257 miles||1092 nm|| E|
|Fortaleza||Thu 12:14 PM||2051 km||1274 miles||1107 nm|| S|
|Nouakchott||Thu 3:14 PM||2099 km||1304 miles||1133 nm|| ENE|
|Cayenne||Thu 12:14 PM||2147 km||1334 miles||1160 nm|| WSW|
|Bissau||Thu 3:14 PM||2154 km||1338 miles||1163 nm|| E|
|Belém||Thu 12:14 PM||2287 km||1421 miles||1235 nm|| SW|
|Paramaribo||Thu 12:14 PM||2379 km||1478 miles||1285 nm|| WSW|
|Conakry||Thu 3:14 PM||2411 km||1498 miles||1302 nm|| E|
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