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 Monday, February 18, 2013 at 17:26:00 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: 58%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, February 18, 2013 at 17:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 16' ||North|
|Longitude: ||17° 38' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.28 meters/second, 1516.6 km/hour, 942.4 miles/hour or 818.9 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' 30.9"||15.71 mi||west||0° 00' 01.8"||0.04 mi||north||15.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 59.6"||942.13 mi||west||0° 01' 51.7"||2.13 mi||north||942.04 mi|
|24 hours||11° 38' 09.3"||755.26 mi||east||0° 18' 34.0"||21.29 mi||north||754.81 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Ndjamena||Mon 6:26 PM||943 km||586 miles||509 nm|| SSW|
|Kano||Mon 6:26 PM||1336 km||830 miles||721 nm|| SW|
|Tripoli||Mon 6:26 PM||1468 km||912 miles||793 nm|| NNW|
|Khartoum||Mon 8:26 PM||1659 km||1031 miles||896 nm|| ESE|
|Abuja||Mon 6:26 PM||1663 km||1034 miles||898 nm|| SW|
|Alexandria||Mon 7:26 PM||1729 km||1074 miles||933 nm|| NE|
|Cairo||Mon 7:26 PM||1745 km||1084 miles||942 nm|| NE|
|Valletta||Mon 6:26 PM||1760 km||1093 miles||950 nm|| N|
|Bangui||Mon 6:26 PM||1761 km||1095 miles||951 nm|| S|
|Niamey||Mon 6:26 PM||1813 km||1127 miles||979 nm|| WSW|
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