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 Saturday, March 31, 2012 at 18:34:00 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: 60%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, March 31, 2012 at 18:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 56' ||North|
|Longitude: ||5° 20' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.65 meters/second, 1536.0 km/hour, 954.4 miles/hour or 829.4 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' 29.7"||15.91 mi||west||0° 00' 07.0"||0.13 mi||south||15.91 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 49.1"||954.19 mi||west||0° 07' 05.2"||8.13 mi||south||954.54 mi|
|24 hours||12° 03' 36.1"||793.85 mi||east||3° 16' 39.6"||225.39 mi||south||831.83 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Agadez||Sat 7:34 PM||301 km||187 miles||162 nm|| ESE|
|Maradi||Sat 7:34 PM||526 km||327 miles||284 nm|| SSE|
|Niamey||Sat 7:34 PM||599 km||372 miles||323 nm|| SW|
|Zinder||Sat 7:34 PM||601 km||373 miles||324 nm|| SE|
|Kano||Sat 7:34 PM||740 km||460 miles||399 nm|| SSE|
|Kaduna||Sat 7:34 PM||851 km||529 miles||459 nm|| SSE|
|Ouagadougou||Sat 6:34 PM||961 km||597 miles||519 nm|| SW|
|Abuja||Sat 7:34 PM||989 km||614 miles||534 nm|| SSE|
|Parakou||Sat 7:34 PM||995 km||618 miles||537 nm|| SSW|
|Ndjamena||Sat 7:34 PM||1227 km||762 miles||662 nm|| ESE|
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