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 19:26:00 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 19:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 30' ||North|
|Longitude: ||26° 04' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.07 meters/second, 1580.6 km/hour, 982.2 miles/hour or 853.5 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"||16.37 mi||west||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||north||16.37 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 28.2"||982.05 mi||west||0° 08' 47.1"||10.07 mi||north||981.83 mi|
|24 hours||11° 03' 43.1"||747.12 mi||east||3° 12' 22.2"||220.43 mi||north||774.15 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Praia||Fri 6:26 PM||383 km||238 miles||207 nm|| NE|
|Mindelo||Fri 6:26 PM||498 km||310 miles||269 nm|| NNE|
|Santa Maria||Fri 6:26 PM||566 km||352 miles||306 nm|| NE|
|Dakar||Fri 7:26 PM||964 km||599 miles||520 nm|| ENE|
|Thiès||Fri 7:26 PM||1020 km||634 miles||551 nm|| ENE|
|Serekunda||Fri 7:26 PM||1022 km||635 miles||552 nm|| E|
|Banjul||Fri 7:26 PM||1034 km||643 miles||558 nm|| E|
|Bissau||Fri 7:26 PM||1142 km||710 miles||617 nm|| E|
|Nouakchott||Fri 7:26 PM||1246 km||774 miles||673 nm|| ENE|
|Conakry||Fri 7:26 PM||1389 km||863 miles||750 nm|| ESE|
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