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 Wednesday, May 29, 2013 at 04:00:00 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: 78%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, May 29, 2013 at 04:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 20' ||South|
|Longitude: ||2° 17' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.70 meters/second, 1557.7 km/hour, 967.9 miles/hour or 841.1 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' 26.3"||16.13 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||north||16.13 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 21.0"||967.82 mi||west||0° 09' 00.6"||10.33 mi||north||968.19 mi|
|24 hours||13° 03' 46.8"||875.60 mi||east||3° 55' 20.9"||269.65 mi||north||922.81 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Wed 4:00 AM||409 km||254 miles||221 nm|| WSW|
|Luanda||Wed 5:00 AM||1797 km||1117 miles||971 nm|| ENE|
|São Tomé||Wed 4:00 AM||1902 km||1182 miles||1027 nm|| NNE|
|Libreville||Wed 5:00 AM||2079 km||1292 miles||1123 nm|| NE|
|Abidjan||Wed 4:00 AM||2181 km||1355 miles||1178 nm|| N|
|Accra||Wed 4:00 AM||2210 km||1373 miles||1193 nm|| N|
|Kinshasa||Wed 5:00 AM||2225 km||1383 miles||1201 nm|| ENE|
|Brazzaville||Wed 5:00 AM||2226 km||1383 miles||1202 nm|| ENE|
|Windhoek||Wed 5:00 AM||2239 km||1391 miles||1209 nm|| ESE|
|Lome||Wed 4:00 AM||2295 km||1426 miles||1239 nm|| N|
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