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, May 1, 2013 at 05:14:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 64%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 05:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 22' ||South|
|Longitude: ||2° 27' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.47 meters/second, 1542.5 km/hour, 958.5 miles/hour or 832.9 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' 26.3"||15.97 mi||west||0° 00' 07.4"||0.14 mi||north||15.98 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 17.7"||958.33 mi||west||0° 07' 23.8"||8.48 mi||north||958.67 mi|
|24 hours||13° 07' 37.4"||871.33 mi||east||3° 21' 25.4"||230.82 mi||north||908.11 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Wed 5:14 AM||354 km||220 miles||191 nm|| W|
|Luanda||Wed 6:14 AM||1895 km||1177 miles||1023 nm|| ENE|
|São Tomé||Wed 5:14 AM||2105 km||1308 miles||1137 nm|| NNE|
|Windhoek||Wed 6:14 AM||2161 km||1343 miles||1167 nm|| ESE|
|Libreville||Wed 6:14 AM||2268 km||1410 miles||1225 nm|| NE|
|Kinshasa||Wed 6:14 AM||2354 km||1463 miles||1271 nm|| ENE|
|Brazzaville||Wed 6:14 AM||2355 km||1463 miles||1272 nm|| ENE|
|Abidjan||Wed 5:14 AM||2405 km||1495 miles||1299 nm|| N|
|Accra||Wed 5:14 AM||2437 km||1514 miles||1316 nm|| N|
|Lome||Wed 5:14 AM||2521 km||1567 miles||1361 nm|| N|
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