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 11:48:00 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: 6%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 11:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 33' ||North|
|Longitude: ||26° 46' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.30 meters/second, 1595.9 km/hour, 991.6 miles/hour or 861.7 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' 06.4"||991.56 mi||west||0° 09' 36.9"||11.01 mi||north||991.38 mi|
|24 hours||11° 12' 53.0"||765.07 mi||east||3° 35' 26.1"||246.82 mi||north||799.59 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Praia||Tue 10:48 AM||691 km||429 miles||373 nm|| NNE|
|Mindelo||Tue 10:48 AM||834 km||518 miles||450 nm|| NNE|
|Dakar||Tue 11:48 AM||1163 km||723 miles||628 nm|| ENE|
|Banjul||Tue 11:48 AM||1192 km||741 miles||644 nm|| ENE|
|Bissau||Tue 11:48 AM||1249 km||776 miles||675 nm|| ENE|
|Conakry||Tue 11:48 AM||1433 km||890 miles||774 nm|| E|
|Freetown||Tue 11:48 AM||1492 km||927 miles||806 nm|| E|
|Nouakchott||Tue 11:48 AM||1499 km||932 miles||810 nm|| NE|
|Monrovia||Tue 11:48 AM||1795 km||1115 miles||969 nm|| E|
|Fortaleza||Tue 8:48 AM||1970 km||1224 miles||1064 nm|| SW|
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