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 12:28:00 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.
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 12:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 11' ||North|
|Longitude: ||13° 52' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.41 meters/second, 1553.1 km/hour, 965.0 miles/hour or 838.6 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' 31.3"||16.08 mi||west||0° 00' 06.4"||0.12 mi||north||16.09 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 20.6"||964.87 mi||west||0° 06' 25.5"||7.37 mi||north||964.64 mi|
|24 hours||11° 32' 10.8"||766.53 mi||east||2° 11' 30.0"||150.73 mi||north||776.86 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rosso||Thu 12:28 PM||211 km||131 miles||114 nm|| W|
|Touba||Thu 12:28 PM||260 km||162 miles||141 nm|| WSW|
|Nouakchott||Thu 12:28 PM||309 km||192 miles||167 nm|| NW|
|Farafenni||Thu 12:28 PM||343 km||213 miles||185 nm|| SSW|
|Thiès||Thu 12:28 PM||363 km||225 miles||196 nm|| WSW|
|Dakar||Thu 12:28 PM||418 km||260 miles||226 nm|| WSW|
|Banjul||Thu 12:28 PM||420 km||261 miles||227 nm|| SW|
|Serekunda||Thu 12:28 PM||429 km||266 miles||232 nm|| SW|
|Gabú||Thu 12:28 PM||433 km||269 miles||234 nm|| S|
|Bafatá||Thu 12:28 PM||451 km||280 miles||244 nm|| S|
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