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 12:28:00 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 12:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 53' ||North|
|Longitude: ||32° 08' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.48 meters/second, 1538.9 km/hour, 956.2 miles/hour or 831.0 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' 31.3"||15.94 mi||west||0° 00' 05.0"||0.10 mi||north||15.94 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 16.8"||956.04 mi||west||0° 04' 56.5"||5.67 mi||north||955.84 mi|
|24 hours||11° 33' 18.0"||760.82 mi||east||1° 34' 35.4"||108.44 mi||north||765.07 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Thu 11:28 AM||767 km||477 miles||414 nm|| E|
|Praia||Thu 11:28 AM||977 km||607 miles||527 nm|| ESE|
|Dakar||Thu 12:28 PM||1610 km||1000 miles||869 nm|| E|
|Nouakchott||Thu 12:28 PM||1710 km||1063 miles||923 nm|| E|
|Banjul||Thu 12:28 PM||1737 km||1080 miles||938 nm|| ESE|
|Bissau||Thu 12:28 PM||1900 km||1181 miles||1026 nm|| ESE|
|Conakry||Thu 12:28 PM||2195 km||1364 miles||1185 nm|| ESE|
|El Aaiún *||Thu 1:28 PM||2197 km||1365 miles||1186 nm|| ENE|
|Ponta Delgada (Azores) *||Thu 12:28 PM||2289 km||1422 miles||1236 nm|| NNE|
|Freetown||Thu 12:28 PM||2294 km||1425 miles||1239 nm|| ESE|
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