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 Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 06:48:00 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: 56%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 06:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 40' ||South|
|Longitude: ||18° 37' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.06 meters/second, 1613.0 km/hour, 1002.3 miles/hour or 871.0 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' 29.3"||16.70 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||north||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 24.6"||1002.30 mi||west||0° 11' 22.6"||13.03 mi||north||1002.40 mi|
|24 hours||12° 06' 45.4"||837.84 mi||east||4° 28' 49.4"||307.86 mi||north||892.17 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Monrovia||Thu 6:48 AM||1162 km||722 miles||627 nm|| NE|
|Freetown||Thu 6:48 AM||1176 km||731 miles||635 nm|| NNE|
|Conakry||Thu 6:48 AM||1250 km||777 miles||675 nm|| NNE|
|Bissau||Thu 6:48 AM||1426 km||886 miles||770 nm|| NNE|
|Banjul||Thu 6:48 AM||1578 km||980 miles||852 nm|| N|
|Yamoussoukro||Thu 6:48 AM||1698 km||1055 miles||917 nm|| ENE|
|Dakar||Thu 6:48 AM||1702 km||1058 miles||919 nm|| N|
|Abidjan||Thu 6:48 AM||1753 km||1089 miles||946 nm|| ENE|
|Praia||Thu 5:48 AM||1807 km||1123 miles||975 nm|| NNW|
|Bamako||Thu 6:48 AM||1883 km||1170 miles||1017 nm|| NE|
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