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 Friday, April 12, 2013 at 15:34:00 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: 5%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, April 12, 2013 at 15:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 12' ||North|
|Longitude: ||28° 35' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.95 meters/second, 1544.2 km/hour, 959.5 miles/hour or 833.8 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' 30.9"||15.99 mi||west||0° 00' 05.6"||0.11 mi||north||15.99 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 01.9"||959.35 mi||west||0° 05' 38.8"||6.47 mi||north||959.13 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 48.8"||768.63 mi||east||1° 51' 17.9"||127.58 mi||north||775.21 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Fri 2:34 PM||385 km||239 miles||208 nm|| E|
|Praia||Fri 2:34 PM||599 km||372 miles||323 nm|| ESE|
|Santa Maria||Fri 2:34 PM||609 km||378 miles||329 nm|| E|
|Dakar||Fri 3:34 PM||1227 km||762 miles||662 nm|| ESE|
|Nouakchott||Fri 3:34 PM||1342 km||834 miles||724 nm|| E|
|Banjul||Fri 3:34 PM||1355 km||842 miles||732 nm|| ESE|
|Bissau||Fri 3:34 PM||1521 km||945 miles||821 nm|| ESE|
|Conakry||Fri 3:34 PM||1821 km||1132 miles||984 nm|| ESE|
|Freetown||Fri 3:34 PM||1924 km||1196 miles||1039 nm|| ESE|
|El Aaiún||Fri 3:34 PM||1929 km||1198 miles||1041 nm|| NE|
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