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 Monday, January 21, 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: 76%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, January 21, 2013 at 20:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 58' ||North|
|Longitude: ||7° 51' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.18 meters/second, 1519.8 km/hour, 944.4 miles/hour or 820.6 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' 31.1"||15.74 mi||west||0° 00' 03.0"||0.06 mi||north||15.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 12.0"||944.14 mi||west||0° 03' 02.7"||3.49 mi||north||943.99 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 43.1"||754.05 mi||east||0° 47' 23.4"||54.34 mi||north||754.10 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bamako||Mon 8:30 PM||810 km||503 miles||438 nm|| S|
|Smara||Mon 8:30 PM||846 km||525 miles||457 nm|| NNW|
|Koutiala||Mon 8:30 PM||877 km||545 miles||473 nm|| SSE|
|Nouakchott||Mon 8:30 PM||880 km||547 miles||475 nm|| WSW|
|Rosso||Mon 8:30 PM||923 km||574 miles||499 nm|| WSW|
|Dakhla||Mon 8:30 PM||932 km||579 miles||503 nm|| WNW|
|Nouadhibou||Mon 8:30 PM||964 km||599 miles||520 nm|| W|
|El Aaiún||Mon 8:30 PM||965 km||599 miles||521 nm|| NNW|
|Sikasso||Mon 8:30 PM||986 km||612 miles||532 nm|| SSE|
|Touba||Mon 8:30 PM||1022 km||635 miles||552 nm|| WSW|
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