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 Monday, March 18, 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: 41%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, March 18, 2013 at 17:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 19' ||North|
|Longitude: ||1° 36' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.07 meters/second, 1515.9 km/hour, 941.9 miles/hour or 818.5 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"||15.70 mi||west||0° 00' 00.4"||0.01 mi||north||15.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 53.7"||941.67 mi||west||0° 00' 22.0"||0.42 mi||north||941.65 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 26.6"||754.21 mi||east||0° 17' 11.2"||19.71 mi||south||755.16 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Niamey||Mon 6:26 PM||851 km||529 miles||459 nm|| SSE|
|In Salah||Mon 6:26 PM||868 km||539 miles||469 nm|| NNE|
|Ouagadougou||Mon 5:26 PM||880 km||547 miles||475 nm|| S|
|Koudougou||Mon 5:26 PM||897 km||557 miles||484 nm|| S|
|Koutiala||Mon 5:26 PM||970 km||603 miles||524 nm|| SSW|
|Bamako||Mon 5:26 PM||1089 km||677 miles||588 nm|| SW|
|El Aaiún||Mon 5:26 PM||1403 km||872 miles||757 nm|| NW|
|Marrakech||Mon 5:26 PM||1406 km||874 miles||759 nm|| NNW|
|Kano||Mon 6:26 PM||1420 km||882 miles||767 nm|| SE|
|Nouakchott||Mon 5:26 PM||1531 km||952 miles||827 nm|| W|
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