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 03:36:00 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 03:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 04' ||North|
|Longitude: ||30° 24' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.01 meters/second, 1609.2 km/hour, 999.9 miles/hour or 868.9 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"||16.67 mi||west||0° 00' 10.8"||0.21 mi||south||16.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 08.0"||999.89 mi||west||0° 10' 55.6"||12.51 mi||south||1000.14 mi|
|24 hours||11° 09' 55.5"||768.07 mi||east||4° 29' 53.5"||309.10 mi||south||830.16 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Praia||Tue 2:36 AM||1236 km||768 miles||667 nm|| NE|
|Fortaleza||Tue 12:36 AM||1415 km||879 miles||764 nm|| SW|
|Recife||Tue 12:36 AM||1643 km||1021 miles||887 nm|| SSW|
|Dakar||Tue 3:36 AM||1709 km||1062 miles||923 nm|| NE|
|Banjul||Tue 3:36 AM||1723 km||1070 miles||930 nm|| ENE|
|Bissau||Tue 3:36 AM||1751 km||1088 miles||945 nm|| ENE|
|Conakry||Tue 3:36 AM||1880 km||1168 miles||1015 nm|| ENE|
|Freetown||Tue 3:36 AM||1915 km||1190 miles||1034 nm|| E|
|Nouakchott||Tue 3:36 AM||2056 km||1277 miles||1110 nm|| NE|
|Monrovia||Tue 3:36 AM||2169 km||1348 miles||1171 nm|| E|
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