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 05:14:00 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 05:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 11' ||South|
|Longitude: ||7° 05' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.59 meters/second, 1586.1 km/hour, 985.6 miles/hour or 856.4 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"||16.43 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.43 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 28.9"||985.53 mi||west||0° 10' 35.1"||12.13 mi||north||985.88 mi|
|24 hours||12° 16' 12.5"||835.45 mi||east||4° 23' 45.8"||302.13 mi||north||893.02 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Thu 5:14 AM||652 km||405 miles||352 nm|| SSE|
|Abidjan||Thu 5:14 AM||1748 km||1086 miles||944 nm|| N|
|Monrovia||Thu 5:14 AM||1871 km||1163 miles||1010 nm|| NNW|
|Yamoussoukro||Thu 5:14 AM||1891 km||1175 miles||1021 nm|| N|
|Accra||Thu 5:14 AM||1899 km||1180 miles||1025 nm|| NNE|
|São Tomé||Thu 5:14 AM||1922 km||1194 miles||1038 nm|| NE|
|Lome||Thu 5:14 AM||2025 km||1258 miles||1094 nm|| NNE|
|Porto Novo||Thu 6:14 AM||2145 km||1333 miles||1158 nm|| NNE|
|Libreville||Thu 6:14 AM||2173 km||1350 miles||1173 nm|| ENE|
|Lagos||Thu 6:14 AM||2173 km||1350 miles||1173 nm|| NNE|
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