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 23:52:00 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: 91%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 23:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 32' ||North|
|Longitude: ||33° 25' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.38 meters/second, 1513.4 km/hour, 940.4 miles/hour or 817.2 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' 01.8"||0.03 mi||south||15.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 40.8"||940.12 mi||west||0° 01' 51.6"||2.13 mi||south||940.22 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 37.6"||758.76 mi||east||1° 11' 05.5"||81.51 mi||south||765.98 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Wed 10:52 PM||976 km||606 miles||527 nm|| ESE|
|Praia||Wed 10:52 PM||1219 km||758 miles||658 nm|| ESE|
|Dakar||Wed 11:52 PM||1815 km||1128 miles||980 nm|| ESE|
|Nouakchott||Wed 11:52 PM||1851 km||1150 miles||1000 nm|| E|
|Banjul||Wed 11:52 PM||1955 km||1215 miles||1056 nm|| ESE|
|Ponta Delgada||Wed 10:52 PM||2048 km||1273 miles||1106 nm|| NNE|
|Angra do Heroísmo||Wed 10:52 PM||2095 km||1302 miles||1131 nm|| NNE|
|Bissau||Wed 11:52 PM||2132 km||1325 miles||1151 nm|| ESE|
|El Aaiún||Wed 11:52 PM||2182 km||1356 miles||1178 nm|| ENE|
|Conakry||Wed 11:52 PM||2441 km||1517 miles||1318 nm|| ESE|
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