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 Friday, February 15, 2013 at 18:26:00 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: 31%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, February 15, 2013 at 18:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 17' ||North|
|Longitude: ||31° 12' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.52 meters/second, 1567.9 km/hour, 974.2 miles/hour or 846.6 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' 31.7"||16.24 mi||west||0° 00' 08.0"||0.15 mi||north||16.24 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 48.1"||974.09 mi||west||0° 07' 55.0"||9.07 mi||north||973.85 mi|
|24 hours||11° 19' 20.8"||759.11 mi||east||2° 48' 52.0"||193.53 mi||north||778.49 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Fri 5:26 PM||725 km||451 miles||392 nm|| ENE|
|Praia||Fri 5:26 PM||830 km||516 miles||448 nm|| E|
|Dakar||Fri 6:26 PM||1484 km||922 miles||801 nm|| E|
|Banjul||Fri 6:26 PM||1582 km||983 miles||854 nm|| E|
|Nouakchott||Fri 6:26 PM||1680 km||1044 miles||907 nm|| ENE|
|Bissau||Fri 6:26 PM||1713 km||1065 miles||925 nm|| E|
|Conakry||Fri 6:26 PM||1975 km||1227 miles||1067 nm|| ESE|
|Freetown||Fri 6:26 PM||2061 km||1281 miles||1113 nm|| ESE|
|Fortaleza||Fri 3:26 PM||2155 km||1339 miles||1163 nm|| SSW|
|El Aaiún||Fri 6:26 PM||2349 km||1460 miles||1268 nm|| NE|
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