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 Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 20:52:00 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: 77%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 20:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 48' ||North|
|Longitude: ||8° 54' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.44 meters/second, 1520.8 km/hour, 945.0 miles/hour or 821.2 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"||15.75 mi||west||0° 00' 03.0"||0.06 mi||south||15.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 52.4"||944.74 mi||west||0° 03' 01.2"||3.46 mi||south||944.89 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 11.7"||756.41 mi||east||1° 37' 56.3"||112.28 mi||south||768.42 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nouakchott||Wed 8:52 PM||770 km||478 miles||416 nm|| WSW|
|Bamako||Wed 8:52 PM||798 km||496 miles||431 nm|| S|
|Rosso||Wed 8:52 PM||817 km||507 miles||441 nm|| WSW|
|Smara||Wed 8:52 PM||819 km||509 miles||442 nm|| NNW|
|Dakhla||Wed 8:52 PM||846 km||526 miles||457 nm|| WNW|
|Nouadhibou||Wed 8:52 PM||859 km||534 miles||464 nm|| W|
|Koutiala||Wed 8:52 PM||899 km||559 miles||485 nm|| SSE|
|Touba||Wed 8:52 PM||922 km||573 miles||498 nm|| SW|
|El Aaiún||Wed 8:52 PM||925 km||574 miles||499 nm|| NNW|
|Farafenni||Wed 8:52 PM||993 km||617 miles||536 nm|| SW|
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