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 Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 18:30:00 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: 49%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 18:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 08' ||North|
|Longitude: ||9° 24' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.39 meters/second, 1527.8 km/hour, 949.3 miles/hour or 824.9 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' 31.3"||15.82 mi||west||0° 00' 04.0"||0.08 mi||north||15.82 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 15.0"||949.10 mi||west||0° 03' 57.9"||4.55 mi||north||948.92 mi|
|24 hours||11° 33' 14.2"||755.26 mi||east||1° 10' 02.9"||80.31 mi||north||756.82 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tidjikja||Sun 6:30 PM||223 km||139 miles||120 nm|| WSW|
|Nouakchott||Sun 6:30 PM||704 km||437 miles||380 nm|| W|
|Bamako||Sun 6:30 PM||733 km||455 miles||396 nm|| SSE|
|Rosso||Sun 6:30 PM||738 km||458 miles||398 nm|| WSW|
|Tambacounda||Sun 6:30 PM||748 km||465 miles||404 nm|| SW|
|Nouadhibou||Sun 6:30 PM||824 km||512 miles||445 nm|| WNW|
|Touba||Sun 6:30 PM||835 km||519 miles||451 nm|| WSW|
|Dakhla||Sun 6:30 PM||845 km||525 miles||456 nm|| NW|
|Koutiala||Sun 6:30 PM||857 km||532 miles||463 nm|| SSE|
|Smara||Sun 6:30 PM||875 km||544 miles||472 nm|| NNW|
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