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 12:08:00 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 12:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 11' ||North|
|Longitude: ||20° 24' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.54 meters/second, 1575.1 km/hour, 978.7 miles/hour or 850.5 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||16.31 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 46.3"||978.62 mi||west||0° 08' 11.7"||9.39 mi||north||978.39 mi|
|24 hours||11° 22' 14.9"||765.91 mi||east||2° 57' 17.3"||203.16 mi||north||787.60 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Dakar||Wed 12:08 PM||360 km||223 miles||194 nm|| ENE|
|Praia||Wed 11:08 AM||388 km||241 miles||209 nm|| WNW|
|Serekunda||Wed 12:08 PM||403 km||250 miles||218 nm|| E|
|Thiès||Wed 12:08 PM||415 km||258 miles||224 nm|| ENE|
|Banjul||Wed 12:08 PM||415 km||258 miles||224 nm|| E|
|Ziguinchor||Wed 12:08 PM||452 km||281 miles||244 nm|| E|
|Santa Maria||Wed 11:08 AM||465 km||289 miles||251 nm|| NW|
|Farafenni||Wed 12:08 PM||521 km||324 miles||281 nm|| E|
|Touba||Wed 12:08 PM||522 km||324 miles||282 nm|| ENE|
|Saint-Louis||Wed 12:08 PM||524 km||325 miles||283 nm|| NE|
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