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 18:46:00 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: 31%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, February 15, 2013 at 18:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 20' ||North|
|Longitude: ||36° 02' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.43 meters/second, 1567.6 km/hour, 974.0 miles/hour or 846.4 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' 31.7"||16.23 mi||west||0° 00' 07.9"||0.15 mi||north||16.24 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 47.8"||973.90 mi||west||0° 07' 53.4"||9.04 mi||north||973.66 mi|
|24 hours||11° 19' 25.6"||759.05 mi||east||2° 48' 14.6"||192.82 mi||north||778.27 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Praia||Fri 5:46 PM||1350 km||839 miles||729 nm|| E|
|Dakar||Fri 6:46 PM||2005 km||1246 miles||1083 nm|| E|
|Fortaleza||Fri 3:46 PM||2019 km||1254 miles||1090 nm|| S|
|Cayenne||Fri 3:46 PM||2066 km||1284 miles||1116 nm|| WSW|
|Banjul||Fri 6:46 PM||2105 km||1308 miles||1137 nm|| E|
|Nouakchott||Fri 6:46 PM||2183 km||1357 miles||1179 nm|| ENE|
|Belém||Fri 3:46 PM||2220 km||1379 miles||1199 nm|| SW|
|Bissau||Fri 6:46 PM||2234 km||1388 miles||1206 nm|| E|
|Paramaribo||Fri 3:46 PM||2296 km||1427 miles||1240 nm|| WSW|
|Recife||Fri 3:46 PM||2483 km||1543 miles||1341 nm|| S|
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