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 27, 2013 at 04:50:00 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: 81%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 04:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 31' ||South|
|Longitude: ||20° 00' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.78 meters/second, 1597.6 km/hour, 992.7 miles/hour or 862.6 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' 28.4"||16.54 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||north||16.55 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 29.3"||992.70 mi||west||0° 11' 28.1"||13.14 mi||north||993.00 mi|
|24 hours||12° 17' 07.2"||842.55 mi||east||4° 39' 59.7"||320.68 mi||north||904.86 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Recife||Thu 1:50 AM||1643 km||1021 miles||887 nm|| W|
|Jamestown||Thu 4:50 AM||1812 km||1126 miles||978 nm|| ESE|
|Monrovia||Thu 4:50 AM||1840 km||1143 miles||993 nm|| NE|
|Freetown||Thu 4:50 AM||1923 km||1195 miles||1038 nm|| NNE|
|Conakry||Thu 4:50 AM||2008 km||1248 miles||1084 nm|| NNE|
|Fortaleza||Thu 1:50 AM||2100 km||1305 miles||1134 nm|| W|
|Salvador||Thu 1:50 AM||2111 km||1312 miles||1140 nm|| WSW|
|Bissau||Thu 4:50 AM||2199 km||1366 miles||1187 nm|| NNE|
|Abidjan||Thu 4:50 AM||2273 km||1413 miles||1227 nm|| NE|
|Yamoussoukro||Thu 4:50 AM||2278 km||1415 miles||1230 nm|| NE|
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