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 22:42:00 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 22:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 34' ||North|
|Longitude: ||16° 29' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.29 meters/second, 1513.0 km/hour, 940.2 miles/hour or 817.0 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"||15.67 mi||west||0° 00' 01.7"||0.03 mi||south||15.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 40.8"||939.92 mi||west||0° 01' 44.7"||2.00 mi||south||940.01 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 45.9"||758.74 mi||east||1° 08' 25.2"||78.45 mi||south||765.54 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nouadhibou||Wed 10:42 PM||71 km||44 miles||38 nm|| NW|
|Nouakchott||Wed 10:42 PM||280 km||174 miles||151 nm|| S|
|Dakhla||Wed 10:42 PM||351 km||218 miles||189 nm|| N|
|Rosso||Wed 10:42 PM||455 km||282 miles||245 nm|| S|
|Touba||Wed 10:42 PM||634 km||394 miles||343 nm|| S|
|Thiès||Wed 10:42 PM||640 km||398 miles||346 nm|| S|
|Dakar||Wed 10:42 PM||660 km||410 miles||357 nm|| S|
|Farafenni||Wed 10:42 PM||780 km||485 miles||421 nm|| S|
|Banjul||Wed 10:42 PM||788 km||490 miles||425 nm|| S|
|Serekunda||Wed 10:42 PM||789 km||490 miles||426 nm|| S|
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