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, January 17, 2013 at 18:24:00 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: 38%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 18:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 31' ||North|
|Longitude: ||22° 02' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.75 meters/second, 1601.1 km/hour, 994.9 miles/hour or 864.5 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' 32.4"||16.58 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.20 mi||north||16.58 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 28.5"||994.82 mi||west||0° 10' 13.3"||11.71 mi||north||994.67 mi|
|24 hours||10° 59' 51.0"||752.40 mi||east||3° 50' 10.0"||263.68 mi||north||793.17 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Praia||Thu 5:24 PM||726 km||451 miles||392 nm|| NNW|
|Ziguinchor||Thu 6:24 PM||773 km||480 miles||417 nm|| NE|
|Bissau||Thu 6:24 PM||797 km||495 miles||430 nm|| ENE|
|Serekunda||Thu 6:24 PM||799 km||496 miles||431 nm|| NE|
|Banjul||Thu 6:24 PM||808 km||502 miles||436 nm|| NE|
|Dakar||Thu 6:24 PM||845 km||525 miles||456 nm|| NE|
|Thiès||Thu 6:24 PM||890 km||553 miles||480 nm|| NE|
|Boké||Thu 6:24 PM||890 km||553 miles||481 nm|| ENE|
|Farafenni||Thu 6:24 PM||898 km||558 miles||485 nm|| NE|
|Bafatá||Thu 6:24 PM||903 km||561 miles||488 nm|| ENE|
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