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 18:44:00 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 18:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 24' ||North|
|Longitude: ||15° 53' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.24 meters/second, 1581.3 km/hour, 982.6 miles/hour or 853.8 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' 28.4"||982.45 mi||west||0° 08' 49.8"||10.12 mi||north||982.22 mi|
|24 hours||11° 03' 30.8"||747.19 mi||east||3° 13' 31.2"||221.75 mi||north||774.59 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bissau||Fri 6:44 PM||68 km||42 miles||37 nm|| SSE|
|Farafenni||Fri 6:44 PM||133 km||83 miles||72 nm|| NNE|
|Bafatá||Fri 6:44 PM||136 km||84 miles||73 nm|| E|
|Banjul||Fri 6:44 PM||138 km||86 miles||75 nm|| NNW|
|Serekunda||Fri 6:44 PM||144 km||89 miles||78 nm|| NW|
|Gabú||Fri 6:44 PM||181 km||112 miles||97 nm|| E|
|Boké||Fri 6:44 PM||238 km||148 miles||128 nm|| SE|
|Touba||Fri 6:44 PM||272 km||169 miles||147 nm|| N|
|Thiès||Fri 6:44 PM||288 km||179 miles||156 nm|| NNW|
|Dakar||Fri 6:44 PM||302 km||188 miles||163 nm|| NNW|
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