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 05:10:00 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 05:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 28' ||South|
|Longitude: ||24° 50' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.86 meters/second, 1597.9 km/hour, 992.9 miles/hour or 862.8 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' 28.4"||16.55 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||north||16.55 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 30.9"||992.87 mi||west||0° 11' 28.6"||13.15 mi||north||993.17 mi|
|24 hours||12° 16' 35.3"||842.07 mi||east||4° 40' 05.8"||320.80 mi||north||904.41 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fernando de Noronha||Thu 3:10 AM||928 km||577 miles||501 nm|| WNW|
|Recife||Thu 2:10 AM||1112 km||691 miles||600 nm|| W|
|Fortaleza||Thu 2:10 AM||1578 km||981 miles||852 nm|| WNW|
|Salvador||Thu 2:10 AM||1615 km||1003 miles||872 nm|| WSW|
|Monrovia||Thu 5:10 AM||2178 km||1353 miles||1176 nm|| NE|
|Freetown||Thu 5:10 AM||2183 km||1356 miles||1178 nm|| NE|
|Conakry||Thu 5:10 AM||2245 km||1395 miles||1212 nm|| NNE|
|Jamestown||Thu 5:10 AM||2282 km||1418 miles||1232 nm|| ESE|
|Bissau||Thu 5:10 AM||2369 km||1472 miles||1279 nm|| NNE|
|Praia||Thu 4:10 AM||2479 km||1540 miles||1338 nm|| N|
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