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 21:52:00 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: 85%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 21:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 05' ||North|
|Longitude: ||11° 48' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.88 meters/second, 1536.8 km/hour, 954.9 miles/hour or 829.8 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' 31.1"||15.92 mi||west||0° 00' 05.2"||0.10 mi||south||15.92 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 03.8"||954.72 mi||west||0° 05' 17.8"||6.07 mi||south||954.98 mi|
|24 hours||11° 31' 30.1"||757.98 mi||east||2° 30' 35.7"||172.61 mi||south||782.41 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nouakchott||Thu 9:52 PM||443 km||275 miles||239 nm|| W|
|Rosso||Thu 9:52 PM||461 km||286 miles||249 nm|| WSW|
|Touba||Thu 9:52 PM||563 km||350 miles||304 nm|| SW|
|Nouadhibou||Thu 9:52 PM||635 km||394 miles||343 nm|| WNW|
|Farafenni||Thu 9:52 PM||644 km||400 miles||348 nm|| SW|
|Thiès||Thu 9:52 PM||658 km||409 miles||355 nm|| WSW|
|Gabú||Thu 9:52 PM||693 km||431 miles||374 nm|| SSW|
|Dakar||Thu 9:52 PM||711 km||442 miles||384 nm|| WSW|
|Bafatá||Thu 9:52 PM||723 km||449 miles||390 nm|| SSW|
|Banjul||Thu 9:52 PM||725 km||450 miles||391 nm|| SW|
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