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 Wednesday, January 23, 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: 90%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 21:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 35' ||North|
|Longitude: ||4° 23' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.23 meters/second, 1512.8 km/hour, 940.0 miles/hour or 816.9 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' 30.6"||15.67 mi||west||0° 00' 01.6"||0.03 mi||south||15.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 40.8"||939.77 mi||west||0° 01' 39.9"||1.91 mi||south||939.86 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 51.4"||758.72 mi||east||1° 06' 30.6"||76.26 mi||south||765.23 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tindouf||Wed 10:52 PM||871 km||541 miles||470 nm|| NNW|
|Koutiala||Wed 9:52 PM||915 km||569 miles||494 nm|| S|
|Koudougou||Wed 9:52 PM||948 km||589 miles||512 nm|| SSE|
|Ouagadougou||Wed 9:52 PM||960 km||596 miles||518 nm|| SSE|
|Bamako||Wed 9:52 PM||960 km||596 miles||518 nm|| SSW|
|Smara||Wed 9:52 PM||1007 km||626 miles||544 nm|| NW|
|In Salah||Wed 10:52 PM||1012 km||629 miles||546 nm|| NE|
|Niamey||Wed 10:52 PM||1045 km||649 miles||564 nm|| SE|
|El Aaiún||Wed 9:52 PM||1154 km||717 miles||623 nm|| NW|
|Nouakchott||Wed 9:52 PM||1249 km||776 miles||674 nm|| W|
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