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 Thursday, February 21, 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: 85%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 21:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 06' ||North|
|Longitude: ||9° 22' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.85 meters/second, 1536.7 km/hour, 954.8 miles/hour or 829.7 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' 31.0"||15.91 mi||west||0° 00' 05.1"||0.10 mi||south||15.92 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 03.8"||954.64 mi||west||0° 05' 16.10"||6.06 mi||south||954.89 mi|
|24 hours||11° 31' 32.8"||757.97 mi||east||2° 30' 15.5"||172.22 mi||south||782.30 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bamako||Thu 9:42 PM||621 km||386 miles||336 nm|| SSE|
|Nouakchott||Thu 9:42 PM||699 km||434 miles||377 nm|| W|
|Rosso||Thu 9:42 PM||706 km||439 miles||381 nm|| WSW|
|Koutiala||Thu 9:42 PM||759 km||471 miles||410 nm|| SE|
|Touba||Thu 9:42 PM||781 km||485 miles||422 nm|| WSW|
|Gabú||Thu 9:42 PM||828 km||515 miles||447 nm|| SW|
|Farafenni||Thu 9:42 PM||834 km||518 miles||450 nm|| SW|
|Sikasso||Thu 9:42 PM||850 km||528 miles||459 nm|| SSE|
|Nouadhibou||Thu 9:42 PM||864 km||537 miles||466 nm|| WNW|
|Bafatá||Thu 9:42 PM||867 km||539 miles||468 nm|| SW|
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