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 Monday, May 6, 2013 at 11:38:00 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: 12%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, May 6, 2013 at 11:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 27' ||North|
|Longitude: ||35° 28' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.52 meters/second, 1611.1 km/hour, 1001.1 miles/hour or 869.9 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' 32.2"||16.68 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 12.0"||1001.04 mi||west||0° 10' 37.4"||12.17 mi||north||1000.96 mi|
|24 hours||11° 07' 40.1"||766.30 mi||east||4° 04' 16.7"||279.80 mi||north||812.75 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fortaleza||Mon 8:38 AM||1075 km||668 miles||580 nm|| SSW|
|Recife||Mon 8:38 AM||1500 km||932 miles||810 nm|| S|
|Belém||Mon 8:38 AM||1636 km||1017 miles||883 nm|| WSW|
|Praia||Mon 10:38 AM||1675 km||1041 miles||905 nm|| NE|
|Cayenne||Mon 8:38 AM||1870 km||1162 miles||1010 nm|| W|
|Salvador||Mon 8:38 AM||2064 km||1282 miles||1114 nm|| S|
|Paramaribo||Mon 8:38 AM||2182 km||1356 miles||1178 nm|| W|
|Dakar||Mon 11:38 AM||2222 km||1381 miles||1200 nm|| ENE|
|Banjul||Mon 11:38 AM||2254 km||1400 miles||1217 nm|| ENE|
|Bissau||Mon 11:38 AM||2299 km||1429 miles||1241 nm|| ENE|
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