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 04:00:00 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 04:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 03' ||South|
|Longitude: ||27° 25' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.89 meters/second, 1605.2 km/hour, 997.4 miles/hour or 866.7 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' 12.0"||0.23 mi||north||16.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 29.3"||997.41 mi||west||0° 11' 57.4"||13.69 mi||north||997.66 mi|
|24 hours||12° 20' 14.3"||850.13 mi||east||4° 47' 51.7"||329.67 mi||north||913.81 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fernando de Noronha||Thu 2:00 AM||570 km||354 miles||308 nm|| WNW|
|Recife||Thu 1:00 AM||892 km||554 miles||482 nm|| WSW|
|Fortaleza||Thu 1:00 AM||1248 km||775 miles||674 nm|| W|
|Salvador||Thu 1:00 AM||1498 km||931 miles||809 nm|| SW|
|Freetown||Thu 4:00 AM||2173 km||1350 miles||1173 nm|| NE|
|Conakry||Thu 4:00 AM||2215 km||1376 miles||1196 nm|| NE|
|Monrovia||Thu 4:00 AM||2233 km||1388 miles||1206 nm|| NE|
|Praia||Thu 3:00 AM||2250 km||1398 miles||1215 nm|| N|
|Bissau||Thu 4:00 AM||2284 km||1419 miles||1233 nm|| NE|
|Banjul||Thu 4:00 AM||2371 km||1474 miles||1280 nm|| NNE|
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