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 17:26:00 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: 33%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at 17:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 12' ||North|
|Longitude: ||9° 11' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.26 meters/second, 1527.3 km/hour, 949.0 miles/hour or 824.7 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' 20.6"||948.83 mi||west||0° 03' 20.2"||3.83 mi||south||949.00 mi|
|24 hours||11° 23' 05.9"||743.93 mi||east||1° 43' 47.0"||118.97 mi||south||757.11 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nouakchott||Tue 5:26 PM||727 km||452 miles||392 nm|| W|
|Bamako||Tue 5:26 PM||736 km||457 miles||397 nm|| S|
|Rosso||Tue 5:26 PM||761 km||473 miles||411 nm|| WSW|
|Nouadhibou||Tue 5:26 PM||843 km||524 miles||455 nm|| WNW|
|Koutiala||Tue 5:26 PM||852 km||529 miles||460 nm|| SSE|
|Touba||Tue 5:26 PM||858 km||533 miles||463 nm|| WSW|
|Dakhla||Tue 5:26 PM||859 km||534 miles||464 nm|| NW|
|Smara||Tue 5:26 PM||874 km||543 miles||472 nm|| NNW|
|Farafenni||Tue 5:26 PM||925 km||574 miles||499 nm|| SW|
|Gabú||Tue 5:26 PM||936 km||581 miles||505 nm|| SW|
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