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 Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at 04:36:00 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: 75%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at 04:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 51' ||South|
|Longitude: ||7° 10' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.80 meters/second, 1518.5 km/hour, 943.5 miles/hour or 819.9 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' 24.5"||15.73 mi||west||0° 00' 04.6"||0.09 mi||north||15.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 32.4"||943.36 mi||west||0° 04' 40.2"||5.35 mi||north||943.59 mi|
|24 hours||13° 52' 03.5"||907.93 mi||east||2° 24' 04.1"||165.14 mi||north||928.93 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Tue 4:36 AM||359 km||223 miles||194 nm|| NNE|
|Luanda||Tue 5:36 AM||2464 km||1531 miles||1331 nm|| ENE|
|Windhoek||Tue 5:36 AM||2558 km||1590 miles||1381 nm|| ESE|
|São Tomé||Tue 4:36 AM||2610 km||1622 miles||1409 nm|| NE|
|Abidjan||Tue 4:36 AM||2696 km||1675 miles||1456 nm|| N|
|Libreville||Tue 5:36 AM||2799 km||1739 miles||1511 nm|| NE|
|Accra||Tue 4:36 AM||2804 km||1743 miles||1514 nm|| NNE|
|Monrovia||Tue 4:36 AM||2812 km||1747 miles||1518 nm|| N|
|Yamoussoukro||Tue 4:36 AM||2847 km||1769 miles||1537 nm|| N|
|Lome||Tue 4:36 AM||2912 km||1810 miles||1572 nm|| NNE|
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