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 Thursday, May 30, 2013 at 05:00:00 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: 67%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, May 30, 2013 at 05:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 14' ||South|
|Longitude: ||3° 42' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.53 meters/second, 1585.9 km/hour, 985.4 miles/hour or 856.3 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' 28.4"||16.42 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.43 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 27.8"||985.38 mi||west||0° 10' 34.4"||12.12 mi||north||985.73 mi|
|24 hours||12° 16' 36.2"||835.79 mi||east||4° 23' 35.6"||301.93 mi||north||893.30 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Thu 5:00 AM||667 km||415 miles||360 nm|| SSW|
|São Tomé||Thu 5:00 AM||1643 km||1021 miles||887 nm|| NE|
|Abidjan||Thu 5:00 AM||1720 km||1069 miles||929 nm|| N|
|Accra||Thu 5:00 AM||1787 km||1110 miles||965 nm|| NNE|
|Luanda||Thu 6:00 AM||1865 km||1159 miles||1007 nm|| E|
|Libreville||Thu 6:00 AM||1871 km||1163 miles||1010 nm|| NE|
|Lome||Thu 5:00 AM||1889 km||1174 miles||1020 nm|| NNE|
|Yamoussoukro||Thu 5:00 AM||1893 km||1176 miles||1022 nm|| N|
|Porto Novo||Thu 6:00 AM||1985 km||1233 miles||1072 nm|| NNE|
|Monrovia||Thu 5:00 AM||1992 km||1238 miles||1076 nm|| NNW|
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