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 17:36:00 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 17:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 11' ||North|
|Longitude: ||11° 37' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.28 meters/second, 1527.4 km/hour, 949.1 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' 20.7"||948.89 mi||west||0° 03' 21.1"||3.84 mi||south||949.05 mi|
|24 hours||11° 23' 01.8"||743.90 mi||east||1° 44' 07.4"||119.36 mi||south||757.15 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nouakchott||Tue 5:36 PM||477 km||296 miles||257 nm|| WSW|
|Rosso||Tue 5:36 PM||534 km||332 miles||288 nm|| WSW|
|Nouadhibou||Tue 5:36 PM||600 km||373 miles||324 nm|| WNW|
|Touba||Tue 5:36 PM||659 km||410 miles||356 nm|| SW|
|Dakhla||Tue 5:36 PM||671 km||417 miles||363 nm|| NW|
|Thiès||Tue 5:36 PM||746 km||463 miles||403 nm|| SW|
|Farafenni||Tue 5:36 PM||753 km||468 miles||406 nm|| SW|
|Dakar||Tue 5:36 PM||796 km||495 miles||430 nm|| SW|
|Gabú||Tue 5:36 PM||813 km||505 miles||439 nm|| SSW|
|Bamako||Tue 5:36 PM||820 km||510 miles||443 nm|| SSE|
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