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 22:02:00 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 22:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 45' ||North|
|Longitude: ||25° 50' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.60 meters/second, 1521.3 km/hour, 945.3 miles/hour or 821.5 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"||15.76 mi||west||0° 00' 03.0"||0.06 mi||south||15.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 52.6"||945.09 mi||west||0° 03' 07.7"||3.59 mi||south||945.25 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 59.0"||756.46 mi||east||1° 40' 29.6"||115.21 mi||south||768.98 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Wed 9:02 PM||329 km||204 miles||178 nm|| SSE|
|Santa Maria||Wed 9:02 PM||466 km||289 miles||251 nm|| SE|
|Praia||Wed 9:02 PM||588 km||365 miles||318 nm|| SSE|
|Nouadhibou||Wed 10:02 PM||927 km||576 miles||501 nm|| E|
|Nouakchott||Wed 10:02 PM||1054 km||655 miles||569 nm|| E|
|Dakar||Wed 10:02 PM||1055 km||655 miles||569 nm|| ESE|
|Banjul||Wed 10:02 PM||1208 km||751 miles||652 nm|| SE|
|Bissau||Wed 10:02 PM||1401 km||871 miles||757 nm|| SE|
|El Aaiún||Wed 10:02 PM||1527 km||949 miles||825 nm|| NE|
|Conakry||Wed 10:02 PM||1727 km||1073 miles||932 nm|| SE|
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