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 Friday, May 31, 2013 at 06:58:00 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: 56%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, May 31, 2013 at 06:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 28' ||South|
|Longitude: ||19° 57' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.51 meters/second, 1607.4 km/hour, 998.8 miles/hour or 867.9 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' 30.1"||16.65 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||north||16.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 16.0"||998.80 mi||west||0° 11' 20.1"||12.98 mi||north||999.04 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 09.5"||802.43 mi||east||4° 33' 47.5"||313.56 mi||north||863.56 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Monrovia||Fri 6:58 AM||1652 km||1026 miles||892 nm|| NE|
|Recife||Fri 3:58 AM||1677 km||1042 miles||905 nm|| W|
|Freetown||Fri 6:58 AM||1713 km||1064 miles||925 nm|| NNE|
|Conakry||Fri 6:58 AM||1794 km||1115 miles||969 nm|| NNE|
|Jamestown||Fri 6:58 AM||1937 km||1204 miles||1046 nm|| SE|
|Bissau||Fri 6:58 AM||1976 km||1228 miles||1067 nm|| NNE|
|Fortaleza||Fri 3:58 AM||2077 km||1290 miles||1121 nm|| W|
|Yamoussoukro||Fri 6:58 AM||2121 km||1318 miles||1145 nm|| NE|
|Banjul||Fri 6:58 AM||2125 km||1320 miles||1147 nm|| N|
|Abidjan||Fri 6:58 AM||2134 km||1326 miles||1152 nm|| NE|
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