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 19:36:00 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 19:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 32' ||North|
|Longitude: ||28° 29' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.03 meters/second, 1580.5 km/hour, 982.1 miles/hour or 853.4 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' 28.1"||981.96 mi||west||0° 08' 46.6"||10.06 mi||north||981.73 mi|
|24 hours||11° 03' 46.2"||747.11 mi||east||3° 12' 05.6"||220.12 mi||north||774.04 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Praia||Fri 6:36 PM||598 km||372 miles||323 nm|| ENE|
|Mindelo||Fri 6:36 PM||611 km||380 miles||330 nm|| NE|
|Dakar||Fri 7:36 PM||1219 km||757 miles||658 nm|| ENE|
|Banjul||Fri 7:36 PM||1296 km||805 miles||700 nm|| E|
|Bissau||Fri 7:36 PM||1405 km||873 miles||759 nm|| E|
|Nouakchott||Fri 7:36 PM||1476 km||917 miles||797 nm|| ENE|
|Conakry||Fri 7:36 PM||1648 km||1024 miles||890 nm|| E|
|Freetown||Fri 7:36 PM||1727 km||1073 miles||933 nm|| ESE|
|Monrovia||Fri 7:36 PM||2058 km||1279 miles||1111 nm|| ESE|
|Fortaleza||Fri 4:36 PM||2119 km||1317 miles||1144 nm|| SSW|
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