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 Friday, March 15, 2013 at 16:34:00 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: 15%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, March 15, 2013 at 16:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 44' ||North|
|Longitude: ||23° 47' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.33 meters/second, 1556.4 km/hour, 967.1 miles/hour or 840.4 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' 31.3"||16.12 mi||west||0° 00' 07.0"||0.13 mi||north||16.12 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 17.9"||966.94 mi||west||0° 06' 55.0"||7.93 mi||north||966.70 mi|
|24 hours||11° 31' 20.6"||767.29 mi||east||2° 23' 05.5"||164.01 mi||north||780.01 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Praia||Fri 3:34 PM||95 km||59 miles||51 nm|| SSE|
|Santa Maria||Fri 3:34 PM||134 km||83 miles||72 nm|| NE|
|Mindelo||Fri 3:34 PM||181 km||112 miles||98 nm|| NW|
|Dakar||Fri 4:34 PM||693 km||430 miles||374 nm|| E|
|Thiès||Fri 4:34 PM||744 km||462 miles||402 nm|| E|
|Serekunda||Fri 4:34 PM||806 km||501 miles||435 nm|| ESE|
|Banjul||Fri 4:34 PM||817 km||508 miles||441 nm|| ESE|
|Touba||Fri 4:34 PM||854 km||531 miles||461 nm|| E|
|Rosso||Fri 4:34 PM||858 km||533 miles||463 nm|| E|
|Nouakchott||Fri 4:34 PM||871 km||541 miles||470 nm|| ENE|
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