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 Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 19:30:00 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: 67%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 19:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 13' ||North|
|Longitude: ||4° 45' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.89 meters/second, 1536.8 km/hour, 954.9 miles/hour or 829.8 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' 31.6"||15.92 mi||west||0° 00' 05.2"||0.10 mi||north||15.92 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 42.3"||954.71 mi||west||0° 05' 14.0"||6.00 mi||north||954.49 mi|
|24 hours||11° 24' 43.9"||750.01 mi||east||1° 41' 49.7"||116.74 mi||north||755.32 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Timbuktu||Sun 7:30 PM||244 km||152 miles||132 nm|| SE|
|Koutiala||Sun 7:30 PM||650 km||404 miles||351 nm|| S|
|Koudougou||Sun 7:30 PM||708 km||440 miles||382 nm|| SSE|
|Bamako||Sun 7:30 PM||708 km||440 miles||382 nm|| SSW|
|Ouagadougou||Sun 7:30 PM||734 km||456 miles||396 nm|| SSE|
|Sikasso||Sun 7:30 PM||770 km||479 miles||416 nm|| S|
|Bobo-Dioulasso||Sun 7:30 PM||780 km||485 miles||421 nm|| S|
|Niamey||Sun 8:30 PM||900 km||559 miles||486 nm|| SE|
|Nouakchott||Sun 7:30 PM||1188 km||738 miles||642 nm|| W|
|Yamoussoukro||Sun 7:30 PM||1262 km||784 miles||681 nm|| S|
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