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 20:30:00 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: 68%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 20:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 18' ||North|
|Longitude: ||19° 17' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.67 meters/second, 1536.0 km/hour, 954.4 miles/hour or 829.4 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' 31.6"||15.91 mi||west||0° 00' 05.1"||0.10 mi||north||15.91 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 41.0"||954.21 mi||west||0° 05' 08.9"||5.90 mi||north||953.99 mi|
|24 hours||11° 25' 13.0"||750.16 mi||east||1° 39' 43.9"||114.34 mi||north||755.16 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nouakchott||Sun 8:30 PM||350 km||217 miles||189 nm|| E|
|Nouadhibou||Sun 8:30 PM||375 km||233 miles||202 nm|| NE|
|Saint-Louis||Sun 8:30 PM||388 km||241 miles||209 nm|| SE|
|Rosso||Sun 8:30 PM||419 km||260 miles||226 nm|| ESE|
|Santa Maria||Sun 7:30 PM||429 km||267 miles||232 nm|| WSW|
|Dakar||Sun 8:30 PM||447 km||278 miles||242 nm|| SSE|
|Thiès||Sun 8:30 PM||462 km||287 miles||249 nm|| SSE|
|Touba||Sun 8:30 PM||525 km||327 miles||284 nm|| SE|
|Praia||Sun 7:30 PM||587 km||365 miles||317 nm|| SW|
|Serekunda||Sun 8:30 PM||606 km||376 miles||327 nm|| SSE|
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