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 Saturday, June 15, 2013 at 17:24:00 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: 40%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, June 15, 2013 at 17:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||2° 25' ||North|
|Longitude: ||2° 55' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.51 meters/second, 1618.2 km/hour, 1005.5 miles/hour or 873.8 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' 32.9"||16.76 mi||west||0° 00' 10.7"||0.21 mi||south||16.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 54.1"||1005.50 mi||west||0° 10' 46.5"||12.34 mi||south||1005.64 mi|
|24 hours||10° 58' 35.9"||758.64 mi||east||4° 22' 59.7"||301.19 mi||south||816.69 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Abidjan||Sat 5:24 PM||344 km||214 miles||186 nm|| NNW|
|Accra||Sat 5:24 PM||458 km||285 miles||247 nm|| NE|
|Kumasi||Sat 5:24 PM||495 km||307 miles||267 nm|| NNE|
|Yamoussoukro||Sat 5:24 PM||553 km||344 miles||299 nm|| NNW|
|Lome||Sat 5:24 PM||615 km||382 miles||332 nm|| NE|
|Bouaké||Sat 5:24 PM||629 km||391 miles||340 nm|| NNW|
|Cotonou||Sat 6:24 PM||737 km||458 miles||398 nm|| NE|
|Porto Novo||Sat 6:24 PM||777 km||483 miles||419 nm|| NE|
|Tamale||Sat 5:24 PM||806 km||501 miles||435 nm|| NNE|
|Lagos||Sat 6:24 PM||825 km||513 miles||446 nm|| ENE|
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