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 Friday, July 26, 2013 at 04:50:00 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: 84%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, July 26, 2013 at 04:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 06' ||South|
|Longitude: ||27° 10' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.32 meters/second, 1614.0 km/hour, 1002.9 miles/hour or 871.5 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' 29.7"||16.71 mi||west||0° 00' 11.8"||0.23 mi||north||16.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 51.1"||1002.87 mi||west||0° 11' 53.8"||13.62 mi||north||1002.97 mi|
|24 hours||11° 52' 28.6"||821.43 mi||east||4° 38' 36.4"||319.07 mi||north||880.44 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fernando de Noronha||Fri 2:50 AM||721 km||448 miles||389 nm|| SW|
|Recife||Fri 1:50 AM||1232 km||766 miles||665 nm|| SW|
|Fortaleza||Fri 1:50 AM||1334 km||829 miles||720 nm|| WSW|
|Praia||Fri 3:50 AM||1708 km||1061 miles||922 nm|| NNE|
|Freetown||Fri 4:50 AM||1812 km||1126 miles||979 nm|| ENE|
|Conakry||Fri 4:50 AM||1830 km||1137 miles||988 nm|| NE|
|Bissau||Fri 4:50 AM||1840 km||1143 miles||993 nm|| NE|
|Salvador||Fri 1:50 AM||1894 km||1177 miles||1023 nm|| SW|
|Banjul||Fri 4:50 AM||1899 km||1180 miles||1025 nm|| NE|
|Monrovia||Fri 4:50 AM||1950 km||1212 miles||1053 nm|| ENE|
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