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 11:48:00 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 11:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 29' ||North|
|Longitude: ||37° 54' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.50 meters/second, 1611.0 km/hour, 1001.0 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||16.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 12.1"||1000.99 mi||west||0° 10' 36.9"||12.16 mi||north||1000.91 mi|
|24 hours||11° 07' 41.0"||766.28 mi||east||4° 04' 06.6"||279.61 mi||north||812.65 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fortaleza||Mon 8:48 AM||1024 km||636 miles||553 nm|| S|
|Belém||Mon 8:48 AM||1405 km||873 miles||759 nm|| WSW|
|Recife||Mon 8:48 AM||1539 km||956 miles||831 nm|| SSE|
|Cayenne||Mon 8:48 AM||1602 km||995 miles||865 nm|| W|
|Praia||Mon 10:48 AM||1888 km||1173 miles||1019 nm|| NE|
|Paramaribo||Mon 8:48 AM||1914 km||1189 miles||1033 nm|| W|
|Salvador||Mon 8:48 AM||2041 km||1268 miles||1102 nm|| S|
|Georgetown||Mon 7:48 AM||2248 km||1397 miles||1214 nm|| W|
|Dakar||Mon 11:48 AM||2460 km||1528 miles||1328 nm|| ENE|
|Banjul||Mon 11:48 AM||2499 km||1553 miles||1349 nm|| ENE|
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