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 Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 02:56:00 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: 96%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 02:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 11' ||North|
|Longitude: ||20° 43' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.91 meters/second, 1608.9 km/hour, 999.7 miles/hour or 868.7 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"||16.66 mi||west||0° 00' 10.8"||0.21 mi||south||16.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 08.0"||999.66 mi||west||0° 10' 54.2"||12.49 mi||south||999.91 mi|
|24 hours||11° 09' 49.6"||767.78 mi||east||4° 29' 29.5"||308.64 mi||south||829.78 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bissau||Tue 2:56 AM||844 km||524 miles||456 nm|| NE|
|Conakry||Tue 2:56 AM||855 km||532 miles||462 nm|| ENE|
|Freetown||Tue 2:56 AM||864 km||537 miles||467 nm|| ENE|
|Boké||Tue 2:56 AM||881 km||548 miles||476 nm|| NE|
|Serekunda||Tue 2:56 AM||916 km||569 miles||495 nm|| NNE|
|Banjul||Tue 2:56 AM||923 km||574 miles||498 nm|| NNE|
|Bafatá||Tue 2:56 AM||939 km||584 miles||507 nm|| NE|
|Gabú||Tue 2:56 AM||982 km||610 miles||530 nm|| NE|
|Farafenni||Tue 2:56 AM||991 km||616 miles||535 nm|| NE|
|Dakar||Tue 2:56 AM||1005 km||625 miles||543 nm|| NNE|
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