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 11:58:00 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 11:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 35' ||North|
|Longitude: ||29° 11' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.26 meters/second, 1595.7 km/hour, 991.5 miles/hour or 861.6 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' 06.2"||991.48 mi||west||0° 09' 36.4"||11.00 mi||north||991.30 mi|
|24 hours||11° 12' 56.1"||765.07 mi||east||3° 35' 12.2"||246.55 mi||north||799.50 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Praia||Tue 10:58 AM||854 km||531 miles||461 nm|| NE|
|Mindelo||Tue 10:58 AM||928 km||577 miles||501 nm|| NNE|
|Dakar||Tue 11:58 AM||1398 km||868 miles||755 nm|| ENE|
|Banjul||Tue 11:58 AM||1441 km||895 miles||778 nm|| ENE|
|Bissau||Tue 11:58 AM||1509 km||938 miles||815 nm|| E|
|Conakry||Tue 11:58 AM||1699 km||1056 miles||917 nm|| E|
|Nouakchott||Tue 11:58 AM||1709 km||1062 miles||923 nm|| NE|
|Freetown||Tue 11:58 AM||1758 km||1092 miles||949 nm|| E|
|Fortaleza||Tue 8:58 AM||1805 km||1122 miles||975 nm|| SW|
|Recife||Tue 8:58 AM||2054 km||1276 miles||1109 nm|| SSW|
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