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 23:02:00 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 23:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 24' ||North|
|Longitude: ||9° 36' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.45 meters/second, 1524.4 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' 30.7"||15.79 mi||west||0° 00' 04.0"||0.08 mi||south||15.79 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 48.1"||947.00 mi||west||0° 04' 04.0"||4.66 mi||south||947.21 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 17.7"||758.39 mi||east||2° 02' 34.3"||140.51 mi||south||775.80 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nouakchott||Thu 11:02 PM||688 km||427 miles||371 nm|| WSW|
|Rosso||Thu 11:02 PM||730 km||454 miles||394 nm|| WSW|
|Bamako||Thu 11:02 PM||768 km||477 miles||415 nm|| SSE|
|Nouadhibou||Thu 11:02 PM||795 km||494 miles||429 nm|| WNW|
|Dakhla||Thu 11:02 PM||809 km||503 miles||437 nm|| NW|
|Touba||Thu 11:02 PM||835 km||519 miles||451 nm|| SW|
|Smara||Thu 11:02 PM||839 km||522 miles||453 nm|| NNW|
|Koutiala||Thu 11:02 PM||894 km||556 miles||483 nm|| SSE|
|Farafenni||Thu 11:02 PM||908 km||564 miles||491 nm|| SW|
|Gabú||Thu 11:02 PM||930 km||578 miles||502 nm|| SSW|
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