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 19:20:00 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: 50%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 19:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 11' ||North|
|Longitude: ||21° 30' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.24 meters/second, 1527.3 km/hour, 949.0 miles/hour or 824.7 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' 31.1"||15.82 mi||west||0° 00' 03.8"||0.08 mi||north||15.82 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 14.3"||948.77 mi||west||0° 03' 53.4"||4.46 mi||north||948.60 mi|
|24 hours||11° 33' 27.4"||755.25 mi||east||1° 08' 12.6"||78.21 mi||north||756.65 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Santa Maria||Sun 6:20 PM||322 km||200 miles||174 nm|| SSW|
|Mindelo||Sun 6:20 PM||448 km||278 miles||242 nm|| SW|
|Nouadhibou||Sun 7:20 PM||506 km||315 miles||273 nm|| ENE|
|Praia||Sun 6:20 PM||518 km||322 miles||280 nm|| SSW|
|Nouakchott||Sun 7:20 PM||595 km||370 miles||321 nm|| E|
|Saint-Louis||Sun 7:20 PM||635 km||395 miles||343 nm|| ESE|
|Dakar||Sun 7:20 PM||661 km||411 miles||357 nm|| SE|
|Rosso||Sun 7:20 PM||672 km||418 miles||363 nm|| ESE|
|Thiès||Sun 7:20 PM||687 km||427 miles||371 nm|| SE|
|Dakhla||Sun 7:20 PM||763 km||474 miles||412 nm|| NE|
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