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 21:52:00 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 21:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 45' ||North|
|Longitude: ||23° 25' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.57 meters/second, 1521.3 km/hour, 945.3 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"||15.76 mi||west||0° 00' 03.0"||0.06 mi||south||15.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 52.7"||945.04 mi||west||0° 03' 06.8"||3.57 mi||south||945.20 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 00.8"||756.45 mi||east||1° 40' 07.7"||114.79 mi||south||768.90 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Santa Maria||Wed 8:52 PM||353 km||219 miles||191 nm|| S|
|Mindelo||Wed 8:52 PM||359 km||223 miles||194 nm|| SSW|
|Praia||Wed 8:52 PM||535 km||333 miles||289 nm|| S|
|Nouadhibou||Wed 9:52 PM||678 km||421 miles||366 nm|| ENE|
|Nouakchott||Wed 9:52 PM||804 km||500 miles||434 nm|| ESE|
|Dakar||Wed 9:52 PM||849 km||527 miles||458 nm|| SE|
|Thiès||Wed 9:52 PM||881 km||547 miles||475 nm|| SE|
|Rosso||Wed 9:52 PM||881 km||547 miles||476 nm|| ESE|
|Dakhla||Wed 9:52 PM||888 km||552 miles||479 nm|| ENE|
|Touba||Wed 9:52 PM||966 km||600 miles||522 nm|| ESE|
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