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, April 15, 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: 25%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, April 15, 2013 at 17:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 05' ||North|
|Longitude: ||20° 44' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.77 meters/second, 1518.4 km/hour, 943.5 miles/hour or 819.9 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' 01.0"||0.02 mi||south||15.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 59.8"||943.24 mi||west||0° 01' 09.8"||1.34 mi||south||943.30 mi|
|24 hours||11° 32' 17.6"||749.80 mi||east||0° 53' 10.8"||60.97 mi||south||754.35 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nouadhibou||Mon 5:26 PM||397 km||246 miles||214 nm|| ENE|
|Santa Maria||Mon 4:26 PM||449 km||279 miles||242 nm|| SSW|
|Nouakchott||Mon 5:26 PM||546 km||339 miles||295 nm|| ESE|
|Mindelo||Mon 4:26 PM||572 km||355 miles||309 nm|| SW|
|Saint-Louis||Mon 5:26 PM||633 km||393 miles||342 nm|| SE|
|Dakhla||Mon 5:26 PM||637 km||396 miles||344 nm|| NE|
|Praia||Mon 4:26 PM||643 km||400 miles||347 nm|| SSW|
|Rosso||Mon 5:26 PM||653 km||406 miles||353 nm|| SE|
|Dakar||Mon 5:26 PM||693 km||431 miles||374 nm|| SSE|
|Thiès||Mon 5:26 PM||710 km||441 miles||383 nm|| SE|
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