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 Friday, January 18, 2013 at 18:26:00 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: 48%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 18, 2013 at 18:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 22' ||North|
|Longitude: ||11° 31' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.32 meters/second, 1581.5 km/hour, 982.7 miles/hour or 854.0 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' 32.4"||16.38 mi||west||0° 00' 08.8"||0.17 mi||north||16.38 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 28.5"||982.62 mi||west||0° 08' 50.9"||10.14 mi||north||982.39 mi|
|24 hours||11° 03' 25.7"||747.22 mi||east||3° 14' 00.8"||222.32 mi||north||774.78 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Gabú||Fri 6:26 PM||295 km||183 miles||159 nm|| W|
|Kindia||Fri 6:26 PM||295 km||183 miles||159 nm|| SSW|
|Boké||Fri 6:26 PM||341 km||212 miles||184 nm|| WSW|
|Bafatá||Fri 6:26 PM||342 km||213 miles||185 nm|| W|
|Bamako||Fri 6:26 PM||384 km||239 miles||207 nm|| E|
|Conakry||Fri 6:26 PM||396 km||246 miles||214 nm|| SW|
|Bissau||Fri 6:26 PM||446 km||277 miles||241 nm|| W|
|Farafenni||Fri 6:26 PM||462 km||287 miles||250 nm|| WNW|
|Freetown||Fri 6:26 PM||468 km||291 miles||253 nm|| SSW|
|Bo||Fri 6:26 PM||487 km||303 miles||263 nm|| S|
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