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 11:58:00 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: 2%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 11:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 10' ||North|
|Longitude: ||17° 58' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.58 meters/second, 1575.3 km/hour, 978.8 miles/hour or 850.6 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' 31.7"||16.31 mi||west||0° 00' 08.2"||0.16 mi||north||16.32 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 46.5"||978.72 mi||west||0° 08' 12.3"||9.40 mi||north||978.49 mi|
|24 hours||11° 22' 10.7"||765.90 mi||east||2° 57' 34.6"||203.49 mi||north||787.68 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Serekunda||Wed 11:58 AM||143 km||89 miles||77 nm|| ENE|
|Banjul||Wed 11:58 AM||155 km||96 miles||83 nm|| ENE|
|Dakar||Wed 11:58 AM||177 km||110 miles||95 nm|| NNE|
|Ziguinchor||Wed 11:58 AM||195 km||121 miles||105 nm|| ESE|
|Thiès||Wed 11:58 AM||213 km||132 miles||115 nm|| NNE|
|Farafenni||Wed 11:58 AM||261 km||162 miles||141 nm|| E|
|Touba||Wed 11:58 AM||294 km||183 miles||159 nm|| NE|
|Bissau||Wed 11:58 AM||297 km||184 miles||160 nm|| ESE|
|Saint-Louis||Wed 11:58 AM||354 km||220 miles||191 nm|| NNE|
|Bafatá||Wed 11:58 AM||376 km||234 miles||203 nm|| ESE|
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