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, April 16, 2013 at 17:16:00 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: 33%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at 17:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 12' ||North|
|Longitude: ||6° 46' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.23 meters/second, 1527.2 km/hour, 949.0 miles/hour or 824.6 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' 31.3"||15.82 mi||west||0° 00' 03.2"||0.06 mi||south||15.82 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 20.4"||948.77 mi||west||0° 03' 19.3"||3.81 mi||south||948.94 mi|
|24 hours||11° 23' 09.9"||743.96 mi||east||1° 43' 26.8"||118.59 mi||south||757.07 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bamako||Tue 5:16 PM||737 km||458 miles||398 nm|| S|
|Koutiala||Tue 5:16 PM||767 km||476 miles||414 nm|| S|
|Sikasso||Tue 5:16 PM||881 km||547 miles||476 nm|| S|
|Koudougou||Tue 5:16 PM||902 km||561 miles||487 nm|| SSE|
|Bobo-Dioulasso||Tue 5:16 PM||927 km||576 miles||500 nm|| SSE|
|Ouagadougou||Tue 5:16 PM||942 km||585 miles||508 nm|| SE|
|Smara||Tue 5:16 PM||974 km||606 miles||526 nm|| NNW|
|Nouakchott||Tue 5:16 PM||980 km||609 miles||529 nm|| W|
|Rosso||Tue 5:16 PM||1003 km||623 miles||541 nm|| WSW|
|El Aaiún||Tue 5:16 PM||1099 km||683 miles||593 nm|| NW|
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