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 05:36:00 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: 64%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 05:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 20' ||South|
|Longitude: ||7° 44' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.58 meters/second, 1542.9 km/hour, 958.7 miles/hour or 833.1 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"||15.98 mi||west||0° 00' 07.4"||0.14 mi||north||15.98 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 19.5"||958.58 mi||west||0° 07' 26.0"||8.52 mi||north||958.92 mi|
|24 hours||13° 06' 56.9"||870.78 mi||east||3° 22' 08.4"||231.64 mi||north||907.79 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Wed 5:36 AM||221 km||137 miles||119 nm|| ENE|
|Luanda||Wed 6:36 AM||2422 km||1505 miles||1308 nm|| ENE|
|Abidjan||Wed 5:36 AM||2429 km||1509 miles||1312 nm|| N|
|São Tomé||Wed 5:36 AM||2434 km||1512 miles||1314 nm|| NE|
|Monrovia||Wed 5:36 AM||2527 km||1570 miles||1365 nm|| N|
|Accra||Wed 5:36 AM||2557 km||1589 miles||1381 nm|| NNE|
|Yamoussoukro||Wed 5:36 AM||2574 km||1600 miles||1390 nm|| N|
|Libreville||Wed 6:36 AM||2643 km||1642 miles||1427 nm|| NE|
|Lome||Wed 5:36 AM||2673 km||1661 miles||1443 nm|| NNE|
|Windhoek||Wed 6:36 AM||2694 km||1674 miles||1455 nm|| ESE|
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