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, January 1, 2013 at 02:44:00 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: 87%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, January 1, 2013 at 02:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 15' ||North|
|Longitude: ||0° 40' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.87 meters/second, 1597.9 km/hour, 992.9 miles/hour or 862.8 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' 32.4"||16.55 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||south||16.55 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 29.1"||992.84 mi||west||0° 10' 06.3"||11.58 mi||south||993.15 mi|
|24 hours||10° 59' 01.4"||749.96 mi||east||4° 14' 05.5"||291.04 mi||south||808.00 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Sokodé||Tue 2:44 AM||59 km||37 miles||32 nm|| ESE|
|Kara||Tue 2:44 AM||65 km||41 miles||35 nm|| ENE|
|Tamale||Tue 2:44 AM||167 km||104 miles||90 nm|| W|
|Parakou||Tue 3:44 AM||215 km||134 miles||116 nm|| E|
|Lome||Tue 2:44 AM||351 km||218 miles||189 nm|| S|
|Cotonou||Tue 3:44 AM||373 km||232 miles||201 nm|| SSE|
|Abeokuta||Tue 3:44 AM||375 km||233 miles||202 nm|| SE|
|Kumasi||Tue 2:44 AM||379 km||236 miles||205 nm|| SW|
|Porto Novo||Tue 3:44 AM||383 km||238 miles||207 nm|| SE|
|Ibadan||Tue 3:44 AM||412 km||256 miles||222 nm|| ESE|
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