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 04:50:00 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: 71%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, June 28, 2013 at 04:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||2° 51' ||South|
|Longitude: ||7° 43' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.88 meters/second, 1612.4 km/hour, 1001.9 miles/hour or 870.6 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' 29.9"||16.70 mi||west||0° 00' 11.7"||0.22 mi||north||16.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 04.5"||1001.89 mi||west||0° 11' 45.5"||13.47 mi||north||1002.06 mi|
|24 hours||11° 44' 32.3"||811.28 mi||east||4° 39' 26.8"||320.03 mi||north||872.81 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Abidjan||Fri 4:50 AM||993 km||617 miles||536 nm|| NNE|
|Monrovia||Fri 4:50 AM||1071 km||665 miles||578 nm|| NNW|
|Yamoussoukro||Fri 4:50 AM||1104 km||686 miles||596 nm|| NNE|
|Accra||Fri 4:50 AM||1249 km||776 miles||675 nm|| NE|
|Freetown||Fri 4:50 AM||1396 km||867 miles||754 nm|| NNW|
|Lome||Fri 4:50 AM||1405 km||873 miles||759 nm|| NE|
|Jamestown||Fri 4:50 AM||1462 km||908 miles||789 nm|| S|
|Conakry||Fri 4:50 AM||1521 km||945 miles||821 nm|| NNW|
|Porto Novo||Fri 5:50 AM||1560 km||969 miles||842 nm|| NE|
|Lagos||Fri 5:50 AM||1604 km||996 miles||866 nm|| NE|
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