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 20:20:00 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 20:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 15' ||North|
|Longitude: ||36° 01' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.07 meters/second, 1526.6 km/hour, 948.6 miles/hour or 824.3 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"||15.81 mi||west||0° 00' 03.7"||0.07 mi||north||15.81 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 13.6"||948.39 mi||west||0° 03' 48.1"||4.36 mi||north||948.21 mi|
|24 hours||11° 33' 43.1"||755.24 mi||east||1° 06' 00.2"||75.67 mi||north||756.46 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Praia||Sun 7:20 PM||1414 km||879 miles||764 nm|| ESE|
|Dakar||Sun 8:20 PM||2042 km||1269 miles||1103 nm|| ESE|
|Nouakchott||Sun 8:20 PM||2117 km||1316 miles||1143 nm|| E|
|Banjul||Sun 8:20 PM||2173 km||1350 miles||1173 nm|| ESE|
|Azores||Sun 7:20 PM||2271 km||1411 miles||1226 nm|| NNE|
|Bissau||Sun 8:20 PM||2337 km||1452 miles||1262 nm|| ESE|
|Cayenne||Sun 5:20 PM||2375 km||1476 miles||1282 nm|| SW|
|El Aaiún||Sun 8:20 PM||2490 km||1547 miles||1345 nm|| ENE|
|Paramaribo||Sun 5:20 PM||2552 km||1585 miles||1378 nm|| WSW|
|Fortaleza||Sun 5:20 PM||2559 km||1590 miles||1382 nm|| S|
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