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 Sunday, April 20, 2014 at 04:48:00 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: 74%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, April 20, 2014 at 04:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 41' ||South|
|Longitude: ||8° 25' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.65 meters/second, 1521.6 km/hour, 945.5 miles/hour or 821.6 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' 25.4"||15.76 mi||west||0° 00' 01.8"||0.04 mi||north||15.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 26.4"||945.26 mi||west||0° 02' 00.2"||2.30 mi||north||945.36 mi|
|24 hours||13° 45' 55.3"||902.12 mi||east||1° 20' 56.4"||92.78 mi||north||910.35 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Sun 4:48 AM||420 km||261 miles||227 nm|| NE|
|Luanda||Sun 5:48 AM||2579 km||1603 miles||1393 nm|| ENE|
|São Tomé||Sun 4:48 AM||2678 km||1664 miles||1446 nm|| NE|
|Windhoek||Sun 5:48 AM||2691 km||1672 miles||1453 nm|| ESE|
|Abidjan||Sun 4:48 AM||2699 km||1677 miles||1457 nm|| N|
|Monrovia||Sun 4:48 AM||2778 km||1726 miles||1500 nm|| N|
|Accra||Sun 4:48 AM||2828 km||1757 miles||1527 nm|| NNE|
|Yamoussoukro||Sun 4:48 AM||2842 km||1766 miles||1535 nm|| N|
|Libreville||Sun 5:48 AM||2877 km||1787 miles||1553 nm|| NE|
|Lome||Sun 4:48 AM||2942 km||1828 miles||1588 nm|| NNE|
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