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 19:46:00 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 19:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 33' ||North|
|Longitude: ||30° 54' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.98 meters/second, 1580.3 km/hour, 982.0 miles/hour or 853.3 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"||981.87 mi||west||0° 08' 46.0"||10.04 mi||north||981.64 mi|
|24 hours||11° 03' 49.1"||747.10 mi||east||3° 11' 49.0"||219.80 mi||north||773.94 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Fri 6:46 PM||797 km||495 miles||430 nm|| NE|
|Praia||Fri 6:46 PM||841 km||522 miles||454 nm|| ENE|
|Dakar||Fri 7:46 PM||1476 km||917 miles||797 nm|| E|
|Banjul||Fri 7:46 PM||1558 km||968 miles||841 nm|| E|
|Bissau||Fri 7:46 PM||1669 km||1037 miles||901 nm|| E|
|Nouakchott||Fri 7:46 PM||1715 km||1066 miles||926 nm|| ENE|
|Conakry||Fri 7:46 PM||1908 km||1186 miles||1030 nm|| E|
|Freetown||Fri 7:46 PM||1985 km||1233 miles||1072 nm|| ESE|
|Fortaleza||Fri 4:46 PM||1993 km||1239 miles||1076 nm|| SSW|
|Monrovia||Fri 7:46 PM||2311 km||1436 miles||1248 nm|| ESE|
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