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 26, 2013 at 04:00:00 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: 89%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, June 26, 2013 at 04:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 03' ||South|
|Longitude: ||20° 58' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.77 meters/second, 1572.4 km/hour, 977.0 miles/hour or 849.0 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' 26.3"||16.28 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.20 mi||north||16.28 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 27.4"||976.95 mi||west||0° 10' 20.2"||11.84 mi||north||977.33 mi|
|24 hours||13° 01' 50.9"||881.57 mi||east||4° 22' 33.1"||300.77 mi||north||937.43 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Recife||Wed 1:00 AM||1586 km||986 miles||856 nm|| WNW|
|Jamestown||Wed 4:00 AM||1702 km||1057 miles||919 nm|| ESE|
|Salvador||Wed 1:00 AM||1906 km||1184 miles||1029 nm|| W|
|Fortaleza||Wed 1:00 AM||2147 km||1334 miles||1159 nm|| WNW|
|Monrovia||Wed 4:00 AM||2323 km||1443 miles||1254 nm|| NNE|
|Freetown||Wed 4:00 AM||2428 km||1509 miles||1311 nm|| NNE|
|Conakry||Wed 4:00 AM||2517 km||1564 miles||1359 nm|| NNE|
|Rio de Janeiro||Wed 1:00 AM||2645 km||1643 miles||1428 nm|| WSW|
|Abidjan||Wed 4:00 AM||2686 km||1669 miles||1450 nm|| NE|
|Bissau||Wed 4:00 AM||2711 km||1685 miles||1464 nm|| NNE|
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