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 Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at 21:52:00 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: 84%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at 21:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 46' ||North|
|Longitude: ||16° 06' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.80 meters/second, 1511.3 km/hour, 939.1 miles/hour or 816.0 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' 30.7"||15.65 mi||west||0° 00' 00.7"||0.01 mi||north||15.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 49.2"||938.80 mi||west||0° 00' 39.5"||0.76 mi||north||938.77 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 24.8"||757.34 mi||east||0° 10' 51.9"||12.46 mi||south||757.90 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nouadhibou||Tue 9:52 PM||100 km||62 miles||54 nm|| W|
|Nouakchott||Tue 9:52 PM||298 km||185 miles||161 nm|| S|
|Dakhla||Tue 9:52 PM||324 km||201 miles||175 nm|| N|
|Rosso||Tue 9:52 PM||473 km||294 miles||255 nm|| S|
|Touba||Tue 9:52 PM||654 km||406 miles||353 nm|| S|
|Thiès||Tue 9:52 PM||667 km||415 miles||360 nm|| S|
|Dakar||Tue 9:52 PM||690 km||429 miles||373 nm|| SSW|
|El Aaiún||Tue 9:52 PM||765 km||476 miles||413 nm|| NNE|
|Farafenni||Tue 9:52 PM||799 km||496 miles||431 nm|| S|
|Smara||Tue 9:52 PM||800 km||497 miles||432 nm|| NNE|
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