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 11:58:00 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: 9%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, June 5, 2013 at 11:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 27' ||North|
|Longitude: ||36° 16' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.16 meters/second, 1559.4 km/hour, 969.0 miles/hour or 842.0 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' 31.7"||16.15 mi||west||0° 00' 06.8"||0.13 mi||north||16.15 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 43.3"||968.80 mi||west||0° 06' 53.6"||7.90 mi||north||968.56 mi|
|24 hours||11° 23' 41.6"||759.89 mi||east||2° 24' 00.3"||165.05 mi||north||773.09 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Praia||Wed 10:58 AM||1371 km||852 miles||740 nm|| E|
|Dakar||Wed 11:58 AM||2026 km||1259 miles||1094 nm|| E|
|Cayenne||Wed 8:58 AM||2107 km||1309 miles||1138 nm|| WSW|
|Banjul||Wed 11:58 AM||2133 km||1326 miles||1152 nm|| E|
|Fortaleza||Wed 8:58 AM||2138 km||1328 miles||1154 nm|| S|
|Nouakchott||Wed 11:58 AM||2181 km||1355 miles||1178 nm|| E|
|Bissau||Wed 11:58 AM||2271 km||1411 miles||1226 nm|| E|
|Belém||Wed 8:58 AM||2302 km||1430 miles||1243 nm|| SW|
|Paramaribo||Wed 8:58 AM||2323 km||1444 miles||1255 nm|| WSW|
|Bridgetown||Wed 7:58 AM||2532 km||1573 miles||1367 nm|| W|
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