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 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: 59%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, February 18, 2013 at 19:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 19' ||North|
|Longitude: ||12° 22' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.10 meters/second, 1516.0 km/hour, 942.0 miles/hour or 818.6 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' 30.9"||15.70 mi||west||0° 00' 01.7"||0.03 mi||north||15.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 58.4"||941.73 mi||west||0° 01' 39.9"||1.91 mi||north||941.65 mi|
|24 hours||11° 38' 27.4"||755.29 mi||east||0° 13' 51.4"||15.89 mi||north||754.89 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nouakchott||Mon 7:30 PM||454 km||282 miles||245 nm|| WSW|
|Nouadhibou||Mon 7:30 PM||492 km||306 miles||266 nm|| W|
|Dakhla||Mon 7:30 PM||525 km||326 miles||283 nm|| NW|
|Rosso||Mon 7:30 PM||557 km||346 miles||301 nm|| SW|
|Touba||Mon 7:30 PM||710 km||441 miles||383 nm|| SSW|
|Smara||Mon 7:30 PM||714 km||444 miles||386 nm|| N|
|El Aaiún||Mon 7:30 PM||761 km||473 miles||411 nm|| N|
|Thiès||Mon 7:30 PM||780 km||485 miles||421 nm|| SW|
|Farafenni||Mon 7:30 PM||823 km||511 miles||444 nm|| SSW|
|Dakar||Mon 7:30 PM||825 km||513 miles||445 nm|| SW|
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