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 Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 22:52:00 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: 95%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 22:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 25' ||North|
|Longitude: ||7° 11' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.42 meters/second, 1524.3 km/hour, 947.2 miles/hour or 823.1 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' 30.8"||15.79 mi||west||0° 00' 04.0"||0.08 mi||south||15.79 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 48.1"||946.94 mi||west||0° 04' 02.9"||4.64 mi||south||947.14 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 20.8"||758.40 mi||east||2° 02' 12.9"||140.10 mi||south||775.72 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bamako||Thu 10:52 PM||754 km||469 miles||407 nm|| S|
|Koutiala||Thu 10:52 PM||799 km||497 miles||432 nm|| SSE|
|Sikasso||Thu 10:52 PM||912 km||566 miles||492 nm|| S|
|Smara||Thu 10:52 PM||932 km||579 miles||503 nm|| NNW|
|Nouakchott||Thu 10:52 PM||938 km||583 miles||507 nm|| W|
|Koudougou||Thu 10:52 PM||946 km||588 miles||511 nm|| SSE|
|Bobo-Dioulasso||Thu 10:52 PM||963 km||599 miles||520 nm|| SSE|
|Rosso||Thu 10:52 PM||968 km||601 miles||522 nm|| WSW|
|Ouagadougou||Thu 10:52 PM||988 km||614 miles||533 nm|| SE|
|Dakhla||Thu 10:52 PM||1022 km||635 miles||552 nm|| WNW|
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