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 22:52:00 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: 78%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 22:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 42' ||North|
|Longitude: ||37° 55' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.71 meters/second, 1521.8 km/hour, 945.6 miles/hour or 821.7 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' 03.2"||0.06 mi||south||15.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 53.0"||945.35 mi||west||0° 03' 12.4"||3.68 mi||south||945.52 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 49.5"||756.50 mi||east||1° 42' 18.6"||117.29 mi||south||769.39 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Praia||Wed 9:52 PM||1620 km||1006 miles||875 nm|| ESE|
|Dakar||Wed 10:52 PM||2248 km||1397 miles||1214 nm|| E|
|Cayenne||Wed 7:52 PM||2260 km||1404 miles||1220 nm|| SW|
|Nouakchott||Wed 10:52 PM||2318 km||1440 miles||1251 nm|| E|
|Ponta Delgada (Azores)||Wed 9:52 PM||2325 km||1445 miles||1256 nm|| NNE|
|Banjul||Wed 10:52 PM||2379 km||1478 miles||1284 nm|| ESE|
|Paramaribo||Wed 7:52 PM||2417 km||1502 miles||1305 nm|| SW|
|Bridgetown||Wed 6:52 PM||2427 km||1508 miles||1310 nm|| WSW|
|Fort-de-France||Wed 6:52 PM||2524 km||1568 miles||1363 nm|| W|
|Castries||Wed 6:52 PM||2534 km||1575 miles||1368 nm|| W|
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