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 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: 59%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, February 18, 2013 at 20:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 21' ||North|
|Longitude: ||24° 28' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.04 meters/second, 1515.7 km/hour, 941.8 miles/hour or 818.4 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' 01.6"||0.03 mi||north||15.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 58.1"||941.58 mi||west||0° 01' 35.2"||1.82 mi||north||941.50 mi|
|24 hours||11° 38' 34.2"||755.30 mi||east||0° 11' 57.4"||13.71 mi||north||754.93 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Mon 7:20 PM||387 km||241 miles||209 nm|| S|
|Santa Maria||Mon 7:20 PM||446 km||277 miles||241 nm|| SSE|
|Praia||Mon 7:20 PM||609 km||379 miles||329 nm|| S|
|Nouadhibou||Mon 8:20 PM||776 km||482 miles||419 nm|| E|
|Nouakchott||Mon 8:20 PM||926 km||576 miles||500 nm|| ESE|
|Dakar||Mon 8:20 PM||975 km||606 miles||527 nm|| SE|
|Rosso||Mon 8:20 PM||1008 km||626 miles||544 nm|| ESE|
|Thiès||Mon 8:20 PM||1008 km||626 miles||544 nm|| SE|
|Banjul||Mon 8:20 PM||1135 km||705 miles||613 nm|| SE|
|Bissau||Mon 8:20 PM||1335 km||829 miles||721 nm|| SE|
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