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 Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at 17:26:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 19%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at 17:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 03' ||North|
|Longitude: ||28° 06' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.33 meters/second, 1538.4 km/hour, 955.9 miles/hour or 830.7 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' 31.7"||15.93 mi||west||0° 00' 04.6"||0.09 mi||south||15.93 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 46.3"||955.72 mi||west||0° 04' 45.0"||5.45 mi||south||955.95 mi|
|24 hours||11° 11' 14.1"||735.95 mi||east||2° 15' 39.1"||155.48 mi||south||756.61 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Tue 4:26 PM||355 km||221 miles||192 nm|| ESE|
|Santa Maria||Tue 4:26 PM||575 km||357 miles||310 nm|| ESE|
|Praia||Tue 4:26 PM||600 km||373 miles||324 nm|| SE|
|Dakar||Tue 5:26 PM||1199 km||745 miles||648 nm|| ESE|
|Nouakchott||Tue 5:26 PM||1283 km||797 miles||693 nm|| E|
|Banjul||Tue 5:26 PM||1336 km||830 miles||721 nm|| ESE|
|Bissau||Tue 5:26 PM||1510 km||938 miles||815 nm|| ESE|
|Conakry||Tue 5:26 PM||1819 km||1130 miles||982 nm|| ESE|
|El Aaiún *||Tue 6:26 PM||1832 km||1138 miles||989 nm|| NE|
|Freetown||Tue 5:26 PM||1925 km||1196 miles||1039 nm|| ESE|
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