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, May 2, 2013 at 06:14:00 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: 52%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 06:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 52' ||South|
|Longitude: ||3° 47' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.30 meters/second, 1570.7 km/hour, 976.0 miles/hour or 848.1 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' 28.1"||16.27 mi||west||0° 00' 09.3"||0.18 mi||north||16.27 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 12.4"||975.91 mi||west||0° 09' 24.7"||10.79 mi||north||976.27 mi|
|24 hours||12° 23' 43.1"||836.01 mi||east||4° 01' 18.5"||276.45 mi||north||886.20 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Thu 6:14 AM||398 km||247 miles||215 nm|| SSW|
|São Tomé||Thu 6:14 AM||1865 km||1159 miles||1007 nm|| NE|
|Luanda||Thu 7:14 AM||1912 km||1188 miles||1033 nm|| ENE|
|Abidjan||Thu 6:14 AM||2011 km||1249 miles||1086 nm|| N|
|Libreville||Thu 7:14 AM||2070 km||1286 miles||1118 nm|| NE|
|Accra||Thu 6:14 AM||2074 km||1288 miles||1120 nm|| N|
|Lome||Thu 6:14 AM||2172 km||1349 miles||1173 nm|| NNE|
|Yamoussoukro||Thu 6:14 AM||2183 km||1356 miles||1178 nm|| N|
|Monrovia||Thu 6:14 AM||2258 km||1403 miles||1219 nm|| NNW|
|Porto Novo||Thu 7:14 AM||2261 km||1405 miles||1221 nm|| NNE|
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