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 Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 06:38:00 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: 67%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 06:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 15' ||South|
|Longitude: ||28° 38' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.72 meters/second, 1604.6 km/hour, 997.0 miles/hour or 866.4 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' 28.4"||16.62 mi||west||0° 00' 11.1"||0.21 mi||north||16.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 25.3"||997.04 mi||west||0° 11' 13.5"||12.86 mi||north||997.27 mi|
|24 hours||12° 25' 47.1"||856.24 mi||east||4° 32' 28.7"||312.06 mi||north||913.41 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fernando de Noronha||Wed 4:38 AM||446 km||277 miles||241 nm|| WNW|
|Recife||Wed 3:38 AM||760 km||472 miles||410 nm|| WSW|
|Fortaleza||Wed 3:38 AM||1117 km||694 miles||603 nm|| W|
|Salvador||Wed 3:38 AM||1379 km||857 miles||744 nm|| SW|
|Belém||Wed 3:38 AM||2245 km||1395 miles||1212 nm|| W|
|Freetown||Wed 6:38 AM||2286 km||1421 miles||1234 nm|| NE|
|Praia||Wed 5:38 AM||2300 km||1429 miles||1242 nm|| NNE|
|Conakry||Wed 6:38 AM||2324 km||1444 miles||1255 nm|| NE|
|Monrovia||Wed 6:38 AM||2358 km||1465 miles||1273 nm|| ENE|
|Bissau||Wed 6:38 AM||2380 km||1479 miles||1285 nm|| NE|
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