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 Sunday, March 17, 2013 at 17:26:00 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: 32%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, March 17, 2013 at 17:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 42' ||North|
|Longitude: ||13° 15' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.74 meters/second, 1521.9 km/hour, 945.6 miles/hour or 821.7 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' 30.8"||15.76 mi||west||0° 00' 02.7"||0.05 mi||north||15.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 55.5"||945.41 mi||west||0° 02' 37.4"||3.01 mi||north||945.28 mi|
|24 hours||11° 38' 23.1"||758.19 mi||east||0° 37' 06.6"||42.55 mi||north||757.91 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tidjikja||Sun 5:26 PM||229 km||142 miles||124 nm|| ESE|
|Nouakchott||Sun 5:26 PM||339 km||211 miles||183 nm|| WSW|
|Nouadhibou||Sun 5:26 PM||419 km||261 miles||226 nm|| WNW|
|Rosso||Sun 5:26 PM||445 km||277 miles||240 nm|| SW|
|Dakhla||Sun 5:26 PM||523 km||325 miles||282 nm|| NNW|
|Saint-Louis||Sun 5:26 PM||534 km||332 miles||288 nm|| SW|
|Touba||Sun 5:26 PM||604 km||375 miles||326 nm|| SSW|
|Tambacounda||Sun 5:26 PM||658 km||409 miles||355 nm|| S|
|Thiès||Sun 5:26 PM||669 km||416 miles||361 nm|| SW|
|Dakar||Sun 5:26 PM||713 km||443 miles||385 nm|| SW|
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