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 12:28:00 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 12:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 14' ||North|
|Longitude: ||25° 14' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.45 meters/second, 1574.8 km/hour, 978.6 miles/hour or 850.3 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' 46.1"||978.43 mi||west||0° 08' 10.5"||9.37 mi||north||978.21 mi|
|24 hours||11° 22' 23.2"||765.93 mi||east||2° 56' 42.4"||202.50 mi||north||787.44 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Praia||Wed 11:28 AM||263 km||163 miles||142 nm|| NE|
|Mindelo||Wed 11:28 AM||405 km||252 miles||219 nm|| N|
|Santa Maria||Wed 11:28 AM||449 km||279 miles||242 nm|| NNE|
|Dakar||Wed 12:28 PM||858 km||533 miles||463 nm|| ENE|
|Thiès||Wed 12:28 PM||914 km||568 miles||493 nm|| ENE|
|Serekunda||Wed 12:28 PM||927 km||576 miles||500 nm|| E|
|Banjul||Wed 12:28 PM||939 km||583 miles||507 nm|| E|
|Ziguinchor||Wed 12:28 PM||975 km||606 miles||527 nm|| E|
|Bissau||Wed 12:28 PM||1060 km||659 miles||572 nm|| E|
|Nouakchott||Wed 12:28 PM||1128 km||701 miles||609 nm|| ENE|
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