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 Sunday, June 16, 2013 at 18:24:00 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: 51%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, June 16, 2013 at 18:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||2° 09' ||South|
|Longitude: ||6° 28' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.16 meters/second, 1617.0 km/hour, 1004.7 miles/hour or 873.1 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' 32.0"||16.75 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||south||16.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 03.2"||1004.70 mi||west||0° 11' 05.3"||12.70 mi||south||1004.72 mi|
|24 hours||11° 25' 08.1"||789.36 mi||east||4° 25' 08.2"||303.66 mi||south||843.95 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Abidjan||Sun 6:24 PM||870 km||541 miles||470 nm|| NNE|
|Yamoussoukro||Sun 6:24 PM||1001 km||622 miles||540 nm|| N|
|Monrovia||Sun 6:24 PM||1053 km||655 miles||569 nm|| NNW|
|Accra||Sun 6:24 PM||1100 km||683 miles||594 nm|| NE|
|Lome||Sun 6:24 PM||1253 km||778 miles||676 nm|| NE|
|Freetown||Sun 6:24 PM||1396 km||867 miles||754 nm|| NNW|
|Porto Novo||Sun 7:24 PM||1404 km||873 miles||758 nm|| NE|
|Lagos||Sun 7:24 PM||1447 km||899 miles||782 nm|| NE|
|São Tomé||Sun 6:24 PM||1494 km||929 miles||807 nm|| E|
|Conakry||Sun 6:24 PM||1519 km||944 miles||820 nm|| NNW|
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