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 18:36:00 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: 31%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, February 15, 2013 at 18:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 18' ||North|
|Longitude: ||33° 37' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.48 meters/second, 1567.7 km/hour, 974.1 miles/hour or 846.5 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' 31.8"||16.24 mi||west||0° 00' 07.9"||0.15 mi||north||16.24 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 47.9"||974.00 mi||west||0° 07' 54.2"||9.06 mi||north||973.75 mi|
|24 hours||11° 19' 23.2"||759.08 mi||east||2° 48' 33.3"||193.17 mi||north||778.38 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Fri 5:36 PM||968 km||602 miles||523 nm|| ENE|
|Praia||Fri 5:36 PM||1090 km||677 miles||588 nm|| E|
|Dakar||Fri 6:36 PM||1744 km||1084 miles||942 nm|| E|
|Banjul||Fri 6:36 PM||1844 km||1146 miles||996 nm|| E|
|Nouakchott||Fri 6:36 PM||1931 km||1200 miles||1042 nm|| ENE|
|Bissau||Fri 6:36 PM||1973 km||1226 miles||1066 nm|| E|
|Fortaleza||Fri 3:36 PM||2071 km||1287 miles||1118 nm|| SSW|
|Conakry||Fri 6:36 PM||2231 km||1386 miles||1205 nm|| ESE|
|Cayenne||Fri 3:36 PM||2299 km||1428 miles||1241 nm|| WSW|
|Freetown||Fri 6:36 PM||2314 km||1438 miles||1249 nm|| ESE|
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