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 Wednesday, May 8, 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: 2%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 11:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 08' ||North|
|Longitude: ||15° 33' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.62 meters/second, 1575.4 km/hour, 978.9 miles/hour or 850.7 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' 31.7"||16.32 mi||west||0° 00' 08.2"||0.16 mi||north||16.32 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 46.6"||978.81 mi||west||0° 08' 13.0"||9.42 mi||north||978.58 mi|
|24 hours||11° 22' 06.3"||765.90 mi||east||2° 57' 51.9"||203.82 mi||north||787.75 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Farafenni||Wed 11:48 AM||48 km||30 miles||26 nm|| N|
|Ziguinchor||Wed 11:48 AM||101 km||63 miles||54 nm|| SW|
|Banjul||Wed 11:48 AM||116 km||72 miles||63 nm|| WNW|
|Serekunda||Wed 11:48 AM||127 km||79 miles||69 nm|| WNW|
|Bissau||Wed 11:48 AM||142 km||88 miles||77 nm|| S|
|Bafatá||Wed 11:48 AM||145 km||90 miles||78 nm|| SE|
|Gabú||Wed 11:48 AM||172 km||107 miles||93 nm|| ESE|
|Touba||Wed 11:48 AM||194 km||121 miles||105 nm|| N|
|Tambacounda||Wed 11:48 AM||215 km||134 miles||116 nm|| ENE|
|Thiès||Wed 11:48 AM||236 km||147 miles||128 nm|| NW|
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