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 Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at 02:44:00 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: 97%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at 02:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 57' ||South|
|Longitude: ||22° 03' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.03 meters/second, 1584.1 km/hour, 984.3 miles/hour or 855.4 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' 26.6"||16.41 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.41 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 44.1"||984.28 mi||west||0° 11' 08.7"||12.77 mi||north||984.64 mi|
|24 hours||12° 58' 35.0"||884.19 mi||east||4° 38' 21.7"||318.84 mi||north||944.89 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Recife||Tue 11:44 PM||1425 km||885 miles||769 nm|| W|
|Salvador||Tue 11:44 PM||1823 km||1133 miles||984 nm|| WSW|
|Jamestown||Wed 2:44 AM||1891 km||1175 miles||1021 nm|| ESE|
|Fortaleza||Tue 11:44 PM||1950 km||1212 miles||1053 nm|| WNW|
|Monrovia||Wed 2:44 AM||2189 km||1360 miles||1182 nm|| NE|
|Freetown||Wed 2:44 AM||2261 km||1405 miles||1221 nm|| NNE|
|Conakry||Wed 2:44 AM||2342 km||1455 miles||1264 nm|| NNE|
|Bissau||Wed 2:44 AM||2516 km||1563 miles||1358 nm|| NNE|
|Abidjan||Wed 2:44 AM||2618 km||1627 miles||1413 nm|| NE|
|Yamoussoukro||Wed 2:44 AM||2627 km||1632 miles||1418 nm|| NE|
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