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 14:34:00 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 Friday, May 10, 2013 at 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 31' ||North|
|Longitude: ||32° 49' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.77 meters/second, 1532.8 km/hour, 952.4 miles/hour or 827.6 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' 30.9"||15.87 mi||west||0° 00' 04.2"||0.08 mi||north||15.87 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 57.1"||952.20 mi||west||0° 04' 13.4"||4.84 mi||north||952.01 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 32.2"||764.87 mi||east||1° 16' 15.4"||87.43 mi||north||766.96 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Fri 1:34 PM||849 km||528 miles||459 nm|| E|
|Praia||Fri 1:34 PM||1068 km||664 miles||577 nm|| ESE|
|Dakar||Fri 2:34 PM||1695 km||1053 miles||915 nm|| ESE|
|Nouakchott||Fri 2:34 PM||1779 km||1106 miles||961 nm|| E|
|Banjul||Fri 2:34 PM||1825 km||1134 miles||985 nm|| ESE|
|Bissau||Fri 2:34 PM||1991 km||1237 miles||1075 nm|| ESE|
|El Aaiún *||Fri 3:34 PM||2224 km||1382 miles||1201 nm|| ENE|
|Ponta Delgada (Azores) *||Fri 2:34 PM||2241 km||1392 miles||1210 nm|| NNE|
|Conakry||Fri 2:34 PM||2289 km||1422 miles||1236 nm|| ESE|
|Freetown||Fri 2:34 PM||2389 km||1484 miles||1290 nm|| ESE|
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