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 Monday, May 19, 2014 at 04:58:00 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: 76%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, May 19, 2014 at 04:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 38' ||South|
|Longitude: ||13° 35' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.79 meters/second, 1547.2 km/hour, 961.4 miles/hour or 835.4 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' 25.7"||16.02 mi||west||0° 00' 06.7"||0.13 mi||north||16.02 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 47.9"||961.29 mi||west||0° 06' 51.1"||7.85 mi||north||961.59 mi|
|24 hours||13° 26' 43.2"||895.71 mi||east||3° 09' 41.1"||217.36 mi||north||927.96 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Mon 4:58 AM||843 km||524 miles||455 nm|| E|
|Monrovia||Mon 4:58 AM||2448 km||1521 miles||1322 nm|| N|
|Recife||Mon 1:58 AM||2464 km||1531 miles||1331 nm|| WNW|
|Abidjan||Mon 4:58 AM||2546 km||1582 miles||1375 nm|| NNE|
|Yamoussoukro||Mon 4:58 AM||2647 km||1645 miles||1429 nm|| NNE|
|Freetown||Mon 4:58 AM||2669 km||1658 miles||1441 nm|| N|
|Accra||Mon 4:58 AM||2768 km||1720 miles||1495 nm|| NNE|
|Conakry||Mon 4:58 AM||2782 km||1728 miles||1502 nm|| N|
|São Tomé||Mon 4:58 AM||2848 km||1770 miles||1538 nm|| NE|
|Lome||Mon 4:58 AM||2909 km||1807 miles||1571 nm|| NE|
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