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 20:30:00 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 20:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 21' ||North|
|Longitude: ||26° 53' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.02 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' 58.0"||941.55 mi||west||0° 01' 34.4"||1.80 mi||north||941.48 mi|
|24 hours||11° 38' 35.6"||755.30 mi||east||0° 11' 34.7"||13.28 mi||north||754.94 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Mon 7:30 PM||432 km||269 miles||234 nm|| SSE|
|Santa Maria||Mon 7:30 PM||590 km||367 miles||319 nm|| SE|
|Praia||Mon 7:30 PM||699 km||435 miles||378 nm|| SSE|
|Nouakchott||Mon 8:30 PM||1173 km||729 miles||634 nm|| E|
|Dakar||Mon 8:30 PM||1183 km||735 miles||639 nm|| ESE|
|Banjul||Mon 8:30 PM||1337 km||831 miles||722 nm|| ESE|
|Bissau||Mon 8:30 PM||1530 km||950 miles||826 nm|| SE|
|El Aaiún||Mon 8:30 PM||1583 km||984 miles||855 nm|| ENE|
|Conakry||Mon 8:30 PM||1854 km||1152 miles||1001 nm|| SE|
|Ponta Delgada (Azores)||Mon 7:30 PM||1931 km||1200 miles||1043 nm|| N|
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