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 22:12:00 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 22:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 35' ||North|
|Longitude: ||9° 14' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.25 meters/second, 1512.9 km/hour, 940.1 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' 30.7"||15.67 mi||west||0° 00' 01.7"||0.03 mi||south||15.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 40.8"||939.83 mi||west||0° 01' 41.9"||1.95 mi||south||939.92 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 49.4"||758.73 mi||east||1° 07' 16.5"||77.14 mi||south||765.35 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Smara||Wed 10:12 PM||726 km||451 miles||392 nm|| NNW|
|Nouakchott||Wed 10:12 PM||761 km||473 miles||411 nm|| WSW|
|Dakhla||Wed 10:12 PM||773 km||480 miles||417 nm|| WNW|
|Nouadhibou||Wed 10:12 PM||814 km||506 miles||440 nm|| W|
|Rosso||Wed 10:12 PM||828 km||514 miles||447 nm|| WSW|
|El Aaiún||Wed 10:12 PM||832 km||517 miles||449 nm|| NNW|
|Bamako||Wed 10:12 PM||888 km||552 miles||480 nm|| S|
|Touba||Wed 10:12 PM||947 km||589 miles||512 nm|| SW|
|Koutiala||Wed 10:12 PM||992 km||616 miles||535 nm|| SSE|
|Dakar||Wed 10:12 PM||1089 km||677 miles||588 nm|| SW|
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