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 12:34:00 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 12:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 11' ||North|
|Longitude: ||15° 19' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.39 meters/second, 1553.0 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||16.08 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 20.6"||964.82 mi||west||0° 06' 25.0"||7.36 mi||north||964.58 mi|
|24 hours||11° 32' 12.9"||766.53 mi||east||2° 11' 17.8"||150.50 mi||north||776.81 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rosso||Thu 12:34 PM||64 km||39 miles||34 nm|| NW|
|Touba||Thu 12:34 PM||158 km||98 miles||85 nm|| SSW|
|Nouakchott||Thu 12:34 PM||221 km||138 miles||120 nm|| NNW|
|Thiès||Thu 12:34 PM||232 km||144 miles||125 nm|| SW|
|Dakar||Thu 12:34 PM||282 km||176 miles||153 nm|| SW|
|Farafenni||Thu 12:34 PM||291 km||181 miles||157 nm|| S|
|Banjul||Thu 12:34 PM||332 km||206 miles||179 nm|| SSW|
|Serekunda||Thu 12:34 PM||338 km||210 miles||182 nm|| SSW|
|Gabú||Thu 12:34 PM||448 km||278 miles||242 nm|| SSE|
|Bafatá||Thu 12:34 PM||450 km||280 miles||243 nm|| S|
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