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 18:26:00 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 18:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 20' ||North|
|Longitude: ||16° 07' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.06 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' 00.3"||0.01 mi||north||15.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 54.0"||941.64 mi||west||0° 00' 16.4"||0.31 mi||north||941.62 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 19.8"||754.06 mi||east||0° 19' 26.4"||22.29 mi||south||755.17 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nouadhibou||Mon 6:26 PM||118 km||73 miles||64 nm|| NW|
|Nouakchott||Mon 6:26 PM||249 km||154 miles||134 nm|| S|
|Dakhla||Mon 6:26 PM||374 km||232 miles||202 nm|| N|
|Rosso||Mon 6:26 PM||423 km||263 miles||229 nm|| S|
|Saint-Louis||Mon 6:26 PM||478 km||297 miles||258 nm|| S|
|Tidjikja||Mon 6:26 PM||530 km||329 miles||286 nm|| ESE|
|Touba||Mon 6:26 PM||605 km||376 miles||327 nm|| S|
|Thiès||Mon 6:26 PM||618 km||384 miles||334 nm|| S|
|Dakar||Mon 6:26 PM||641 km||398 miles||346 nm|| SSW|
|Cape Bojador||Mon 6:26 PM||664 km||413 miles||358 nm|| NNE|
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