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, June 5, 2013 at 11:38:00 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: 9%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, June 5, 2013 at 11:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 24' ||North|
|Longitude: ||31° 25' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.24 meters/second, 1559.7 km/hour, 969.1 miles/hour or 842.2 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' 31.6"||16.15 mi||west||0° 00' 07.0"||0.13 mi||north||16.15 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 43.7"||968.98 mi||west||0° 06' 55.0"||7.93 mi||north||968.75 mi|
|24 hours||11° 23' 33.0"||759.87 mi||east||2° 24' 38.4"||165.78 mi||north||773.22 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Wed 10:38 AM||707 km||439 miles||382 nm|| ENE|
|Praia||Wed 10:38 AM||851 km||529 miles||460 nm|| E|
|Dakar||Wed 11:38 AM||1506 km||936 miles||813 nm|| E|
|Banjul||Wed 11:38 AM||1615 km||1003 miles||872 nm|| E|
|Nouakchott||Wed 11:38 AM||1672 km||1039 miles||903 nm|| ENE|
|Bissau||Wed 11:38 AM||1757 km||1092 miles||949 nm|| E|
|Conakry||Wed 11:38 AM||2031 km||1262 miles||1097 nm|| ESE|
|Freetown||Wed 11:38 AM||2122 km||1318 miles||1146 nm|| ESE|
|Fortaleza||Wed 8:38 AM||2261 km||1405 miles||1221 nm|| SSW|
|El Aaiún *||Wed 12:38 PM||2290 km||1423 miles||1237 nm|| NE|
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