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 Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at 04:38:00 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: 78%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at 04:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 55' ||South|
|Longitude: ||12° 38' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.19 meters/second, 1584.7 km/hour, 984.7 miles/hour or 855.7 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' 27.0"||16.41 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.20 mi||north||16.41 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 59.0"||984.64 mi||west||0° 10' 15.4"||11.75 mi||north||984.96 mi|
|24 hours||12° 56' 27.6"||881.84 mi||east||4° 18' 18.2"||295.87 mi||north||934.84 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Tue 4:38 AM||1001 km||622 miles||541 nm|| SE|
|Monrovia||Tue 4:38 AM||1807 km||1123 miles||976 nm|| N|
|Abidjan||Tue 4:38 AM||1937 km||1204 miles||1046 nm|| NNE|
|Yamoussoukro||Tue 4:38 AM||2023 km||1257 miles||1092 nm|| NNE|
|Freetown||Tue 4:38 AM||2037 km||1266 miles||1100 nm|| N|
|Conakry||Tue 4:38 AM||2152 km||1337 miles||1162 nm|| N|
|Accra||Tue 4:38 AM||2196 km||1365 miles||1186 nm|| NE|
|Lome||Tue 4:38 AM||2347 km||1458 miles||1267 nm|| NE|
|São Tomé||Tue 4:38 AM||2426 km||1508 miles||1310 nm|| ENE|
|Bissau||Tue 4:38 AM||2431 km||1511 miles||1313 nm|| N|
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