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 Saturday, February 16, 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: 40%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, February 16, 2013 at 18:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 07' ||North|
|Longitude: ||22° 17' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.42 meters/second, 1545.9 km/hour, 960.6 miles/hour or 834.7 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' 31.5"||16.01 mi||west||0° 00' 06.0"||0.12 mi||north||16.01 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 33.3"||960.40 mi||west||0° 06' 01.5"||6.91 mi||north||960.17 mi|
|24 hours||11° 26' 11.5"||756.21 mi||east||2° 01' 10.8"||138.91 mi||north||764.67 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Santa Maria||Sat 5:36 PM||87 km||54 miles||47 nm|| SW|
|Praia||Sat 5:36 PM||276 km||172 miles||149 nm|| SSW|
|Mindelo||Sat 5:36 PM||288 km||179 miles||156 nm|| W|
|Dakar||Sat 6:36 PM||586 km||364 miles||317 nm|| ESE|
|Thiès||Sat 6:36 PM||629 km||391 miles||339 nm|| ESE|
|Nouakchott||Sat 6:36 PM||678 km||422 miles||366 nm|| E|
|Rosso||Sat 6:36 PM||694 km||431 miles||375 nm|| E|
|Nouadhibou||Sat 6:36 PM||697 km||433 miles||376 nm|| NE|
|Serekunda||Sat 6:36 PM||727 km||452 miles||392 nm|| ESE|
|Touba||Sat 6:36 PM||730 km||454 miles||394 nm|| ESE|
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