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 Monday, January 28, 2013 at 02:46:00 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: 99%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, January 28, 2013 at 02:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 22' ||North|
|Longitude: ||29° 28' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.13 meters/second, 1591.7 km/hour, 989.0 miles/hour or 859.4 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' 32.0"||16.48 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||south||16.48 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 58.3"||988.93 mi||west||0° 09' 49.9"||11.26 mi||south||989.26 mi|
|24 hours||11° 10' 18.0"||760.24 mi||east||4° 09' 05.8"||285.33 mi||south||816.09 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Praia||Mon 1:46 AM||819 km||509 miles||442 nm|| NE|
|Mindelo||Mon 1:46 AM||869 km||540 miles||469 nm|| NNE|
|Dakar||Mon 2:46 AM||1392 km||865 miles||751 nm|| ENE|
|Banjul||Mon 2:46 AM||1445 km||898 miles||780 nm|| ENE|
|Bissau||Mon 2:46 AM||1525 km||948 miles||824 nm|| E|
|Nouakchott||Mon 2:46 AM||1686 km||1048 miles||911 nm|| ENE|
|Conakry||Mon 2:46 AM||1730 km||1075 miles||934 nm|| E|
|Freetown||Mon 2:46 AM||1794 km||1115 miles||969 nm|| E|
|Fortaleza||Sun 11:46 PM||1860 km||1155 miles||1004 nm|| SSW|
|Monrovia||Mon 2:46 AM||2103 km||1307 miles||1135 nm|| E|
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