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 18:26:00 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: 34%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at 18:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 08' ||North|
|Longitude: ||23° 43' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.41 meters/second, 1527.9 km/hour, 949.4 miles/hour or 825.0 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' 31.3"||15.82 mi||west||0° 00' 03.3"||0.06 mi||south||15.82 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 21.5"||949.17 mi||west||0° 03' 25.5"||3.93 mi||south||949.34 mi|
|24 hours||11° 22' 41.5"||743.74 mi||east||1° 45' 48.7"||121.30 mi||south||757.35 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Tue 5:26 PM||283 km||176 miles||153 nm|| SSW|
|Santa Maria||Tue 5:26 PM||293 km||182 miles||158 nm|| SSE|
|Praia||Tue 5:26 PM||467 km||290 miles||252 nm|| S|
|Nouadhibou||Tue 6:26 PM||726 km||451 miles||392 nm|| ENE|
|Nouakchott||Tue 6:26 PM||824 km||512 miles||445 nm|| E|
|Dakar||Tue 6:26 PM||831 km||517 miles||449 nm|| SE|
|Thiès||Tue 6:26 PM||867 km||539 miles||468 nm|| ESE|
|Rosso||Tue 6:26 PM||887 km||551 miles||479 nm|| ESE|
|Dakhla||Tue 6:26 PM||951 km||591 miles||513 nm|| ENE|
|Touba||Tue 6:26 PM||958 km||596 miles||517 nm|| ESE|
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