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 05:00:00 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: 84%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, July 26, 2013 at 05:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 04' ||South|
|Longitude: ||29° 34' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.33 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' 51.4"||1002.88 mi||west||0° 11' 53.6"||13.62 mi||north||1002.97 mi|
|24 hours||11° 52' 19.7"||821.26 mi||east||4° 38' 29.5"||318.94 mi||north||880.21 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 3:00 AM||529 km||329 miles||286 nm|| SW|
|Recife||Fri 2:00 AM||1067 km||663 miles||576 nm|| SSW|
|Fortaleza||Fri 2:00 AM||1082 km||672 miles||584 nm|| WSW|
|Salvador||Fri 2:00 AM||1733 km||1077 miles||936 nm|| SW|
|Praia||Fri 4:00 AM||1786 km||1109 miles||964 nm|| NNE|
|Bissau||Fri 5:00 AM||2032 km||1263 miles||1097 nm|| NE|
|Freetown||Fri 5:00 AM||2044 km||1270 miles||1104 nm|| ENE|
|Conakry||Fri 5:00 AM||2052 km||1275 miles||1108 nm|| ENE|
|Banjul||Fri 5:00 AM||2071 km||1287 miles||1118 nm|| NE|
|Dakar||Fri 5:00 AM||2108 km||1310 miles||1138 nm|| NE|
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