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 Sunday, June 30, 2013 at 05:44:00 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: 50%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, June 30, 2013 at 05:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 23' ||North|
|Longitude: ||2° 21' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.56 meters/second, 1607.6 km/hour, 998.9 miles/hour or 868.0 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' 31.7"||16.65 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 48.5"||998.90 mi||west||0° 10' 33.7"||12.10 mi||north||998.80 mi|
|24 hours||11° 13' 42.3"||771.93 mi||east||4° 00' 07.7"||275.06 mi||north||816.04 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cotonou||Sun 6:44 AM||10 km||6 miles||5 nm|| E|
|Porto Novo||Sun 6:44 AM||50 km||31 miles||27 nm|| ENE|
|Lagos||Sun 6:44 AM||111 km||69 miles||60 nm|| E|
|Lome||Sun 5:44 AM||128 km||79 miles||69 nm|| WSW|
|Abeokuta||Sun 6:44 AM||140 km||87 miles||76 nm|| NE|
|Ibadan||Sun 6:44 AM||204 km||127 miles||110 nm|| ENE|
|Accra||Sun 5:44 AM||297 km||185 miles||160 nm|| WSW|
|Sokodé||Sun 5:44 AM||317 km||197 miles||171 nm|| NNW|
|Parakou||Sun 6:44 AM||328 km||204 miles||177 nm|| N|
|Benin City||Sun 6:44 AM||363 km||226 miles||196 nm|| E|
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