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 21:30:00 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 21:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 23' ||North|
|Longitude: ||33° 48' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.44 meters/second, 1535.2 km/hour, 953.9 miles/hour or 828.9 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"||15.90 mi||west||0° 00' 05.1"||0.10 mi||north||15.90 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 39.8"||953.71 mi||west||0° 05' 03.9"||5.81 mi||north||953.49 mi|
|24 hours||11° 25' 41.9"||750.32 mi||east||1° 37' 37.6"||111.93 mi||north||755.02 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Sun 8:30 PM||950 km||590 miles||513 nm|| E|
|Praia||Sun 8:30 PM||1162 km||722 miles||628 nm|| ESE|
|Dakar||Sun 9:30 PM||1795 km||1115 miles||969 nm|| E|
|Nouakchott||Sun 9:30 PM||1885 km||1171 miles||1018 nm|| E|
|Banjul||Sun 9:30 PM||1923 km||1195 miles||1038 nm|| ESE|
|Bissau||Sun 9:30 PM||2086 km||1296 miles||1126 nm|| ESE|
|Ponta Delgada (Azores)||Sun 8:30 PM||2286 km||1421 miles||1235 nm|| NNE|
|El Aaiún||Sun 9:30 PM||2323 km||1444 miles||1254 nm|| ENE|
|Conakry||Sun 9:30 PM||2380 km||1479 miles||1285 nm|| ESE|
|Freetown||Sun 9:30 PM||2479 km||1540 miles||1338 nm|| ESE|
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