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 17:36:00 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 17:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 19' ||North|
|Longitude: ||4° 01' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.07 meters/second, 1515.8 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' 53.9"||941.66 mi||west||0° 00' 21.0"||0.40 mi||north||941.65 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 25.4"||754.18 mi||east||0° 17' 33.6"||20.14 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.
|Koutiala||Mon 5:36 PM||891 km||554 miles||481 nm|| S|
|Koudougou||Mon 5:36 PM||911 km||566 miles||492 nm|| SSE|
|Ouagadougou||Mon 5:36 PM||919 km||571 miles||496 nm|| SSE|
|Bamako||Mon 5:36 PM||949 km||590 miles||513 nm|| SSW|
|Niamey||Mon 6:36 PM||997 km||620 miles||538 nm|| SE|
|Bobo-Dioulasso||Mon 5:36 PM||1012 km||629 miles||546 nm|| S|
|Sikasso||Mon 5:36 PM||1013 km||629 miles||547 nm|| S|
|El Aaiún||Mon 5:36 PM||1202 km||747 miles||649 nm|| NW|
|Nouakchott||Mon 5:36 PM||1281 km||796 miles||692 nm|| W|
|Marrakech||Mon 5:36 PM||1314 km||817 miles||710 nm|| NNW|
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