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 Thursday, March 21, 2013 at 21:52:00 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: 70%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, March 21, 2013 at 21:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 22' ||North|
|Longitude: ||31° 22' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.08 meters/second, 1551.9 km/hour, 964.3 miles/hour or 838.0 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' 31.5"||16.07 mi||west||0° 00' 06.3"||0.12 mi||south||16.07 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 32.3"||964.14 mi||west||0° 06' 28.1"||7.42 mi||south||964.43 mi|
|24 hours||11° 20' 36.8"||752.99 mi||east||2° 56' 29.2"||202.25 mi||south||784.81 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Thu 8:52 PM||682 km||424 miles||368 nm|| E|
|Praia||Thu 8:52 PM||856 km||532 miles||462 nm|| E|
|Dakar||Thu 9:52 PM||1506 km||936 miles||813 nm|| E|
|Banjul||Thu 9:52 PM||1623 km||1008 miles||876 nm|| E|
|Nouakchott||Thu 9:52 PM||1646 km||1023 miles||889 nm|| E|
|Bissau||Thu 9:52 PM||1774 km||1102 miles||958 nm|| ESE|
|Conakry||Thu 9:52 PM||2058 km||1279 miles||1111 nm|| ESE|
|Freetown||Thu 9:52 PM||2153 km||1338 miles||1163 nm|| ESE|
|El Aaiún||Thu 9:52 PM||2221 km||1380 miles||1199 nm|| NE|
|Fortaleza||Thu 6:52 PM||2363 km||1468 miles||1276 nm|| SSW|
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