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 04:36:00 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 04:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 14' ||South|
|Longitude: ||10° 57' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.89 meters/second, 1558.4 km/hour, 968.4 miles/hour or 841.5 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"||16.14 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||north||16.14 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 24.2"||968.26 mi||west||0° 09' 03.5"||10.38 mi||north||968.64 mi|
|24 hours||13° 02' 33.4"||874.59 mi||east||3° 56' 15.8"||270.69 mi||north||922.11 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Wed 4:36 AM||593 km||368 miles||320 nm|| ESE|
|Monrovia||Wed 4:36 AM||2273 km||1412 miles||1227 nm|| N|
|Abidjan||Wed 4:36 AM||2294 km||1426 miles||1239 nm|| NNE|
|Yamoussoukro||Wed 4:36 AM||2411 km||1498 miles||1302 nm|| NNE|
|Accra||Wed 4:36 AM||2489 km||1547 miles||1344 nm|| NNE|
|Freetown||Wed 4:36 AM||2526 km||1569 miles||1364 nm|| N|
|São Tomé||Wed 4:36 AM||2529 km||1571 miles||1365 nm|| NE|
|Lome||Wed 4:36 AM||2623 km||1630 miles||1416 nm|| NNE|
|Conakry||Wed 4:36 AM||2644 km||1643 miles||1427 nm|| N|
|Luanda||Wed 5:36 AM||2703 km||1680 miles||1459 nm|| E|
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