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 21:42:00 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 21:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 46' ||North|
|Longitude: ||20° 59' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.55 meters/second, 1521.2 km/hour, 945.2 miles/hour or 821.4 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' 30.8"||15.75 mi||west||0° 00' 03.0"||0.06 mi||south||15.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 52.6"||944.99 mi||west||0° 03' 05.9"||3.55 mi||south||945.15 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 02.6"||756.45 mi||east||1° 39' 45.8"||114.37 mi||south||768.82 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Santa Maria||Wed 8:42 PM||405 km||251 miles||218 nm|| SSW|
|Nouadhibou||Wed 9:42 PM||433 km||269 miles||234 nm|| ENE|
|Mindelo||Wed 8:42 PM||529 km||329 miles||286 nm|| SW|
|Nouakchott||Wed 9:42 PM||560 km||348 miles||302 nm|| ESE|
|Praia||Wed 8:42 PM||600 km||373 miles||324 nm|| SSW|
|Saint-Louis||Wed 9:42 PM||630 km||391 miles||340 nm|| SE|
|Rosso||Wed 9:42 PM||656 km||408 miles||354 nm|| ESE|
|Dakar||Wed 9:42 PM||679 km||422 miles||366 nm|| SE|
|Dakhla||Wed 9:42 PM||680 km||423 miles||367 nm|| NE|
|Thiès||Wed 9:42 PM||699 km||434 miles||377 nm|| SE|
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