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 22:52:00 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 22:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 60' ||North|
|Longitude: ||26° 19' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.10 meters/second, 1537.6 km/hour, 955.4 miles/hour or 830.2 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' 04.4"||955.21 mi||west||0° 05' 23.1"||6.17 mi||south||955.47 mi|
|24 hours||11° 31' 14.5"||758.08 mi||east||2° 32' 35.7"||174.90 mi||south||783.04 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Thu 9:52 PM||187 km||116 miles||101 nm|| SE|
|Santa Maria||Thu 9:52 PM||393 km||244 miles||212 nm|| ESE|
|Praia||Thu 9:52 PM||453 km||281 miles||245 nm|| SE|
|Dakar||Thu 10:52 PM||1017 km||632 miles||549 nm|| ESE|
|Nouakchott||Thu 10:52 PM||1094 km||680 miles||591 nm|| E|
|Banjul||Thu 10:52 PM||1158 km||720 miles||625 nm|| ESE|
|Bissau||Thu 10:52 PM||1338 km||832 miles||723 nm|| ESE|
|Conakry||Thu 10:52 PM||1653 km||1027 miles||893 nm|| ESE|
|El Aaiún||Thu 10:52 PM||1685 km||1047 miles||910 nm|| NE|
|Freetown||Thu 10:52 PM||1763 km||1096 miles||952 nm|| SE|
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