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 Thursday, July 25, 2013 at 03:00:00 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: 92%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, July 25, 2013 at 03:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 15' ||South|
|Longitude: ||12° 56' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.72 meters/second, 1604.6 km/hour, 997.0 miles/hour or 866.4 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' 28.4"||16.62 mi||west||0° 00' 11.8"||0.23 mi||north||16.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 25.6"||997.03 mi||west||0° 11' 56.6"||13.68 mi||north||997.28 mi|
|24 hours||12° 21' 34.5"||851.40 mi||east||4° 47' 52.7"||329.69 mi||north||915.13 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Monrovia||Thu 3:00 AM||1301 km||809 miles||703 nm|| N|
|Jamestown||Thu 3:00 AM||1420 km||882 miles||767 nm|| SSE|
|Freetown||Thu 3:00 AM||1520 km||944 miles||821 nm|| N|
|Abidjan||Thu 3:00 AM||1533 km||953 miles||828 nm|| NE|
|Yamoussoukro||Thu 3:00 AM||1584 km||984 miles||855 nm|| NNE|
|Conakry||Thu 3:00 AM||1635 km||1016 miles||883 nm|| N|
|Accra||Thu 3:00 AM||1852 km||1151 miles||1000 nm|| NE|
|Bissau||Thu 3:00 AM||1915 km||1190 miles||1034 nm|| N|
|Lome||Thu 3:00 AM||2015 km||1252 miles||1088 nm|| NE|
|Bamako||Thu 3:00 AM||2054 km||1276 miles||1109 nm|| NNE|
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