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 Saturday, June 29, 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: 61%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, June 29, 2013 at 04:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 48' ||North|
|Longitude: ||4° 02' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.79 meters/second, 1615.6 km/hour, 1003.9 miles/hour or 872.4 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' 31.1"||16.73 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||north||16.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 10.5"||1003.91 mi||west||0° 11' 25.4"||13.08 mi||north||1003.94 mi|
|24 hours||11° 23' 43.8"||787.90 mi||east||4° 25' 31.9"||304.11 mi||north||842.93 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|São Tomé||Sat 4:50 AM||342 km||212 miles||184 nm|| ESE|
|Santo António (Príncipe)||Sat 4:50 AM||378 km||235 miles||204 nm|| E|
|Port Harcourt||Sat 5:50 AM||470 km||292 miles||254 nm|| NE|
|Lagos||Sat 5:50 AM||520 km||323 miles||281 nm|| N|
|Owerri||Sat 5:50 AM||527 km||327 miles||284 nm|| NE|
|Benin City||Sat 5:50 AM||532 km||331 miles||287 nm|| NNE|
|Cotonou||Sat 5:50 AM||535 km||333 miles||289 nm|| NNW|
|Porto Novo||Sat 5:50 AM||542 km||337 miles||292 nm|| NNW|
|Uyo||Sat 5:50 AM||562 km||349 miles||303 nm|| NE|
|Lome||Sat 4:50 AM||571 km||355 miles||308 nm|| NNW|
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