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 05:50:00 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 05:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||2° 40' ||South|
|Longitude: ||22° 13' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.98 meters/second, 1612.7 km/hour, 1002.1 miles/hour or 870.8 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' 30.0"||16.70 mi||west||0° 00' 11.7"||0.22 mi||north||16.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 07.8"||1002.12 mi||west||0° 11' 45.4"||13.46 mi||north||1002.28 mi|
|24 hours||11° 43' 26.3"||810.14 mi||east||4° 39' 06.6"||319.64 mi||north||871.51 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Recife||Fri 2:50 AM||1527 km||949 miles||824 nm|| WSW|
|Freetown||Fri 5:50 AM||1585 km||985 miles||856 nm|| NE|
|Monrovia||Fri 5:50 AM||1611 km||1001 miles||870 nm|| NE|
|Conakry||Fri 5:50 AM||1643 km||1021 miles||887 nm|| NE|
|Bissau||Fri 5:50 AM||1766 km||1097 miles||953 nm|| NNE|
|Fortaleza||Fri 2:50 AM||1823 km||1133 miles||984 nm|| W|
|Banjul||Fri 5:50 AM||1887 km||1173 miles||1019 nm|| NNE|
|Praia||Fri 4:50 AM||1949 km||1211 miles||1052 nm|| N|
|Dakar||Fri 5:50 AM||1988 km||1235 miles||1074 nm|| NNE|
|Salvador||Fri 2:50 AM||2123 km||1319 miles||1146 nm|| WSW|
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