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 12:58:00 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 12:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 18' ||North|
|Longitude: ||32° 30' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.33 meters/second, 1574.4 km/hour, 978.3 miles/hour or 850.1 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' 31.8"||16.30 mi||west||0° 00' 08.2"||0.16 mi||north||16.31 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 45.5"||978.15 mi||west||0° 08' 08.5"||9.33 mi||north||977.92 mi|
|24 hours||11° 22' 36.0"||765.95 mi||east||2° 55' 50.1"||201.50 mi||north||787.21 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Wed 11:58 AM||900 km||559 miles||486 nm|| ENE|
|Praia||Wed 11:58 AM||986 km||613 miles||533 nm|| ENE|
|Dakar||Wed 12:58 PM||1635 km||1016 miles||883 nm|| E|
|Banjul||Wed 12:58 PM||1725 km||1072 miles||931 nm|| E|
|Bissau||Wed 12:58 PM||1845 km||1146 miles||996 nm|| E|
|Nouakchott||Wed 12:58 PM||1847 km||1148 miles||998 nm|| ENE|
|Fortaleza||Wed 9:58 AM||2002 km||1244 miles||1081 nm|| SSW|
|Conakry||Wed 12:58 PM||2092 km||1300 miles||1130 nm|| E|
|Freetown||Wed 12:58 PM||2171 km||1349 miles||1172 nm|| ESE|
|Cayenne||Wed 9:58 AM||2366 km||1470 miles||1277 nm|| WSW|
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