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 Tuesday, May 7, 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: 6%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 11:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 31' ||North|
|Longitude: ||24° 20' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.33 meters/second, 1596.0 km/hour, 991.7 miles/hour or 861.8 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' 32.0"||16.53 mi||west||0° 00' 09.5"||0.18 mi||north||16.53 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 06.5"||991.64 mi||west||0° 09' 37.4"||11.02 mi||north||991.46 mi|
|24 hours||11° 12' 49.8"||765.07 mi||east||3° 35' 40.0"||247.08 mi||north||799.67 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Praia||Tue 10:38 AM||603 km||375 miles||326 nm|| N|
|Mindelo||Tue 10:38 AM||818 km||508 miles||441 nm|| N|
|Serekunda||Tue 11:38 AM||941 km||585 miles||508 nm|| ENE|
|Dakar||Tue 11:38 AM||943 km||586 miles||509 nm|| NE|
|Banjul||Tue 11:38 AM||952 km||592 miles||514 nm|| ENE|
|Bissau||Tue 11:38 AM||992 km||617 miles||536 nm|| ENE|
|Thiès||Tue 11:38 AM||995 km||619 miles||537 nm|| NE|
|Conakry||Tue 11:38 AM||1167 km||725 miles||630 nm|| E|
|Freetown||Tue 11:38 AM||1226 km||762 miles||662 nm|| E|
|Nouakchott||Tue 11:38 AM||1309 km||813 miles||707 nm|| NE|
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