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.
View Day and Night Map
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 19:30:00 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: 50%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 19:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 12' ||North|
|Longitude: ||23° 55' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.21 meters/second, 1527.2 km/hour, 948.9 miles/hour or 824.6 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"||0.07 mi||north||15.82 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 14.1"||948.71 mi||west||0° 03' 52.5"||4.44 mi||north||948.53 mi|
|24 hours||11° 33' 30.0"||755.25 mi||east||1° 07' 50.5"||77.78 mi||north||756.62 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Sun 6:30 PM||279 km||173 miles||151 nm|| SSW|
|Santa Maria||Sun 6:30 PM||306 km||190 miles||165 nm|| SSE|
|Praia||Sun 6:30 PM||475 km||295 miles||257 nm|| S|
|Nouadhibou||Sun 7:30 PM||746 km||463 miles||403 nm|| ENE|
|Nouakchott||Sun 7:30 PM||847 km||526 miles||457 nm|| E|
|Dakar||Sun 7:30 PM||853 km||530 miles||461 nm|| SE|
|Thiès||Sun 7:30 PM||889 km||553 miles||480 nm|| ESE|
|Rosso||Sun 7:30 PM||910 km||565 miles||491 nm|| ESE|
|Dakhla||Sun 7:30 PM||966 km||600 miles||522 nm|| ENE|
|Touba||Sun 7:30 PM||981 km||610 miles||530 nm|| ESE|
Related time zone tools