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 Friday, June 28, 2013 at 04:30:00 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: 71%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, June 28, 2013 at 04:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||2° 55' ||South|
|Longitude: ||2° 53' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.85 meters/second, 1612.2 km/hour, 1001.8 miles/hour or 870.5 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' 29.9"||16.70 mi||west||0° 00' 11.7"||0.22 mi||north||16.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 03.3"||1001.81 mi||west||0° 11' 45.6"||13.47 mi||north||1001.98 mi|
|24 hours||11° 44' 54.6"||811.66 mi||east||4° 39' 33.3"||320.15 mi||north||873.25 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Abidjan||Fri 4:30 AM||920 km||572 miles||497 nm|| N|
|Accra||Fri 4:30 AM||982 km||610 miles||530 nm|| NNE|
|Lome||Fri 4:30 AM||1100 km||683 miles||594 nm|| NNE|
|Yamoussoukro||Fri 4:30 AM||1110 km||689 miles||599 nm|| NNW|
|São Tomé||Fri 4:30 AM||1129 km||701 miles||610 nm|| ENE|
|Porto Novo||Fri 5:30 AM||1207 km||750 miles||652 nm|| NNE|
|Lagos||Fri 5:30 AM||1247 km||775 miles||673 nm|| NNE|
|Monrovia||Fri 4:30 AM||1349 km||838 miles||728 nm|| NW|
|Libreville||Fri 5:30 AM||1421 km||883 miles||767 nm|| ENE|
|Jamestown||Fri 4:30 AM||1471 km||914 miles||794 nm|| SSW|
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