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 Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 18:16:00 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: 50%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 18:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 00' ||North|
|Longitude: ||2° 05' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.97 meters/second, 1519.1 km/hour, 943.9 miles/hour or 820.2 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' 30.9"||15.73 mi||west||0° 00' 01.8"||0.04 mi||south||15.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 00.9"||943.68 mi||west||0° 01' 57.9"||2.25 mi||south||943.78 mi|
|24 hours||11° 33' 12.4"||751.13 mi||east||1° 12' 24.3"||83.01 mi||south||758.49 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Niamey||Tue 7:16 PM||846 km||526 miles||457 nm|| SSE|
|Ouagadougou||Tue 6:16 PM||847 km||527 miles||458 nm|| S|
|Koudougou||Tue 6:16 PM||859 km||534 miles||464 nm|| S|
|Koutiala||Tue 6:16 PM||918 km||570 miles||496 nm|| SSW|
|Bobo-Dioulasso||Tue 6:16 PM||1005 km||625 miles||543 nm|| SSW|
|Bamako||Tue 6:16 PM||1031 km||641 miles||557 nm|| SW|
|El Aaiún||Tue 6:16 PM||1383 km||859 miles||747 nm|| NW|
|Marrakech||Tue 6:16 PM||1417 km||880 miles||765 nm|| NNW|
|Kano||Tue 7:16 PM||1438 km||893 miles||776 nm|| SE|
|Nouakchott||Tue 6:16 PM||1478 km||919 miles||798 nm|| W|
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