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 21:40:00 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 21:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 24' ||North|
|Longitude: ||36° 14' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.41 meters/second, 1535.1 km/hour, 953.8 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' 39.6"||953.63 mi||west||0° 05' 03.1"||5.79 mi||north||953.41 mi|
|24 hours||11° 25' 46.7"||750.34 mi||east||1° 37' 16.6"||111.52 mi||north||755.00 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Praia||Sun 8:40 PM||1409 km||876 miles||761 nm|| ESE|
|Dakar||Sun 9:40 PM||2047 km||1272 miles||1105 nm|| E|
|Nouakchott||Sun 9:40 PM||2140 km||1330 miles||1156 nm|| E|
|Banjul||Sun 9:40 PM||2173 km||1350 miles||1173 nm|| ESE|
|Cayenne||Sun 6:40 PM||2299 km||1429 miles||1242 nm|| SW|
|Bissau||Sun 9:40 PM||2332 km||1449 miles||1259 nm|| ESE|
|Ponta Delgada (Azores)||Sun 8:40 PM||2377 km||1477 miles||1283 nm|| NNE|
|Fortaleza||Sun 6:40 PM||2464 km||1531 miles||1330 nm|| S|
|Paramaribo||Sun 6:40 PM||2483 km||1543 miles||1341 nm|| WSW|
|El Aaiún||Sun 9:40 PM||2550 km||1584 miles||1377 nm|| ENE|
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