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 05:00:00 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: 81%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 05:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 29' ||South|
|Longitude: ||22° 25' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.82 meters/second, 1597.8 km/hour, 992.8 miles/hour or 862.7 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"||16.55 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||north||16.55 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 30.0"||992.78 mi||west||0° 11' 28.4"||13.14 mi||north||993.09 mi|
|24 hours||12° 16' 51.1"||842.31 mi||east||4° 40' 02.8"||320.74 mi||north||904.64 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Recife||Thu 2:00 AM||1377 km||856 miles||743 nm|| W|
|Fortaleza||Thu 2:00 AM||1838 km||1142 miles||993 nm|| WNW|
|Salvador||Thu 2:00 AM||1861 km||1156 miles||1005 nm|| WSW|
|Monrovia||Thu 5:00 AM||1998 km||1242 miles||1079 nm|| NE|
|Freetown||Thu 5:00 AM||2039 km||1267 miles||1101 nm|| NNE|
|Jamestown||Thu 5:00 AM||2043 km||1270 miles||1103 nm|| ESE|
|Conakry||Thu 5:00 AM||2113 km||1313 miles||1141 nm|| NNE|
|Bissau||Thu 5:00 AM||2270 km||1410 miles||1226 nm|| NNE|
|Banjul||Thu 5:00 AM||2404 km||1494 miles||1298 nm|| NNE|
|Yamoussoukro||Thu 5:00 AM||2475 km||1538 miles||1336 nm|| NE|
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