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 Friday, May 10, 2013 at 13:28:00 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 Friday, May 10, 2013 at 13:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 27' ||North|
|Longitude: ||16° 51' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.97 meters/second, 1533.5 km/hour, 952.9 miles/hour or 828.0 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' 30.9"||15.88 mi||west||0° 00' 04.3"||0.08 mi||north||15.88 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 57.8"||952.65 mi||west||0° 04' 19.2"||4.95 mi||north||952.47 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 20.4"||765.01 mi||east||1° 18' 40.5"||90.20 mi||north||767.34 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nouakchott||Fri 1:28 PM||100 km||62 miles||54 nm|| ESE|
|Rosso||Fri 1:28 PM||240 km||149 miles||130 nm|| SSE|
|Nouadhibou||Fri 1:28 PM||278 km||172 miles||150 nm|| N|
|Thiès||Fri 1:28 PM||403 km||251 miles||218 nm|| S|
|Touba||Fri 1:28 PM||409 km||254 miles||221 nm|| SSE|
|Dakar||Fri 1:28 PM||422 km||262 miles||228 nm|| S|
|Banjul||Fri 1:28 PM||553 km||344 miles||299 nm|| S|
|Serekunda||Fri 1:28 PM||554 km||344 miles||299 nm|| S|
|Farafenni||Fri 1:28 PM||555 km||345 miles||300 nm|| SSE|
|Dakhla *||Fri 2:28 PM||589 km||366 miles||318 nm|| N|
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