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, June 6, 2013 at 11:48:00 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: 4%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, June 6, 2013 at 11:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 50' ||North|
|Longitude: ||22° 27' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.62 meters/second, 1539.4 km/hour, 956.6 miles/hour or 831.2 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' 31.3"||15.94 mi||west||0° 00' 05.0"||0.10 mi||north||15.94 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 17.6"||956.36 mi||west||0° 05' 00.0"||5.73 mi||north||956.15 mi|
|24 hours||11° 33' 04.9"||760.82 mi||east||1° 36' 00.1"||110.05 mi||north||765.26 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Santa Maria||Thu 10:48 AM||145 km||90 miles||78 nm|| SSW|
|Mindelo||Thu 10:48 AM||289 km||180 miles||156 nm|| WSW|
|Praia||Thu 10:48 AM||342 km||212 miles||185 nm|| SSW|
|Dakar||Thu 11:48 AM||640 km||398 miles||345 nm|| ESE|
|Saint-Louis||Thu 11:48 AM||664 km||412 miles||358 nm|| ESE|
|Nouadhibou||Thu 11:48 AM||665 km||413 miles||359 nm|| ENE|
|Thiès||Thu 11:48 AM||678 km||422 miles||366 nm|| ESE|
|Nouakchott||Thu 11:48 AM||686 km||426 miles||370 nm|| E|
|Rosso||Thu 11:48 AM||721 km||448 miles||390 nm|| E|
|Touba||Thu 11:48 AM||775 km||481 miles||418 nm|| ESE|
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