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 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: 85%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 22:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 04' ||North|
|Longitude: ||14° 13' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.92 meters/second, 1536.9 km/hour, 955.0 miles/hour or 829.9 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' 03.9"||954.80 mi||west||0° 05' 18.7"||6.09 mi||south||955.06 mi|
|24 hours||11° 31' 27.5"||758.00 mi||east||2° 30' 55.7"||172.99 mi||south||782.51 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nouakchott||Thu 10:02 PM||187 km||116 miles||101 nm|| W|
|Rosso||Thu 10:02 PM||242 km||150 miles||130 nm|| SW|
|Touba||Thu 10:02 PM||397 km||247 miles||214 nm|| SSW|
|Nouadhibou||Thu 10:02 PM||435 km||270 miles||235 nm|| NW|
|Thiès||Thu 10:02 PM||464 km||288 miles||251 nm|| SW|
|Dakar||Thu 10:02 PM||510 km||317 miles||275 nm|| SW|
|Farafenni||Thu 10:02 PM||519 km||323 miles||280 nm|| SSW|
|Banjul||Thu 10:02 PM||571 km||355 miles||308 nm|| SSW|
|Serekunda||Thu 10:02 PM||577 km||358 miles||311 nm|| SSW|
|Gabú||Thu 10:02 PM||641 km||398 miles||346 nm|| S|
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