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 Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 12:18:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 12:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 10' ||North|
|Longitude: ||11° 27' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.45 meters/second, 1553.2 km/hour, 965.1 miles/hour or 838.7 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' 31.3"||16.09 mi||west||0° 00' 06.4"||0.12 mi||north||16.09 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 20.8"||964.96 mi||west||0° 06' 26.3"||7.38 mi||north||964.73 mi|
|24 hours||11° 32' 07.1"||766.53 mi||east||2° 11' 50.0"||151.11 mi||north||776.93 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rosso||Thu 12:18 PM||468 km||291 miles||253 nm|| W|
|Touba||Thu 12:18 PM||497 km||309 miles||268 nm|| WSW|
|Gabú||Thu 12:18 PM||524 km||325 miles||283 nm|| SW|
|Nouakchott||Thu 12:18 PM||528 km||328 miles||285 nm|| WNW|
|Farafenni||Thu 12:18 PM||531 km||330 miles||287 nm|| WSW|
|Bamako||Thu 12:18 PM||538 km||334 miles||290 nm|| SE|
|Bafatá||Thu 12:18 PM||561 km||349 miles||303 nm|| SW|
|Thiès||Thu 12:18 PM||608 km||378 miles||328 nm|| WSW|
|Banjul||Thu 12:18 PM||629 km||391 miles||339 nm|| WSW|
|Serekunda||Thu 12:18 PM||639 km||397 miles||345 nm|| WSW|
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