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 05:00:00 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 05:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 50' ||North|
|Longitude: ||1° 36' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.78 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' 11.0"||1003.90 mi||west||0° 11' 25.1"||13.08 mi||north||1003.93 mi|
|24 hours||11° 23' 37.5"||787.77 mi||east||4° 25' 23.8"||303.95 mi||north||842.74 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Accra||Sat 5:00 AM||457 km||284 miles||247 nm|| NNW|
|Lome||Sat 5:00 AM||477 km||296 miles||258 nm|| N|
|Cotonou||Sat 6:00 AM||510 km||317 miles||276 nm|| N|
|Porto Novo||Sat 6:00 AM||532 km||331 miles||287 nm|| NNE|
|Lagos||Sat 6:00 AM||546 km||340 miles||295 nm|| NNE|
|São Tomé||Sat 5:00 AM||594 km||369 miles||321 nm|| ESE|
|Abeokuta||Sat 6:00 AM||620 km||385 miles||335 nm|| NNE|
|Kumasi||Sat 5:00 AM||646 km||401 miles||349 nm|| NNW|
|Ibadan||Sat 6:00 AM||663 km||412 miles||358 nm|| NNE|
|Benin City||Sat 6:00 AM||669 km||416 miles||361 nm|| NE|
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