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 Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at 10:48:00 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: 16%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at 10:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 10' ||North|
|Longitude: ||30° 32' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.46 meters/second, 1582.1 km/hour, 983.0 miles/hour or 854.2 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' 32.0"||16.38 mi||west||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||north||16.39 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 07.6"||982.94 mi||west||0° 08' 36.0"||9.85 mi||north||982.73 mi|
|24 hours||11° 13' 04.6"||758.63 mi||east||3° 08' 22.5"||215.85 mi||north||784.07 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Tue 9:48 AM||793 km||493 miles||428 nm|| NE|
|Praia||Tue 9:48 AM||818 km||508 miles||442 nm|| ENE|
|Dakar||Tue 10:48 AM||1445 km||898 miles||780 nm|| ENE|
|Banjul||Tue 10:48 AM||1522 km||945 miles||822 nm|| E|
|Bissau||Tue 10:48 AM||1628 km||1011 miles||879 nm|| E|
|Nouakchott||Tue 10:48 AM||1695 km||1053 miles||915 nm|| ENE|
|Conakry||Tue 10:48 AM||1862 km||1157 miles||1005 nm|| E|
|Freetown||Tue 10:48 AM||1937 km||1204 miles||1046 nm|| E|
|Fortaleza||Tue 7:48 AM||1973 km||1226 miles||1065 nm|| SSW|
|Monrovia||Tue 10:48 AM||2261 km||1405 miles||1221 nm|| ESE|
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