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 Friday, January 18, 2013 at 16:36:00 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: 47%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 18, 2013 at 16:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 05' ||North|
|Longitude: ||15° 09' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.78 meters/second, 1583.2 km/hour, 983.8 miles/hour or 854.9 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"||16.40 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||north||16.40 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 29.2"||983.65 mi||west||0° 08' 57.9"||10.27 mi||north||983.42 mi|
|24 hours||11° 02' 55.3"||747.42 mi||east||3° 17' 00.1"||225.74 mi||north||775.98 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Ndjamena||Fri 5:36 PM||10 km||6 miles||5 nm|| WNW|
|Maiduguri||Fri 5:36 PM||218 km||136 miles||118 nm|| W|
|Garoua||Fri 5:36 PM||362 km||225 miles||196 nm|| SSW|
|Moundou||Fri 5:36 PM||402 km||250 miles||217 nm|| SSE|
|Sarh||Fri 5:36 PM||481 km||299 miles||260 nm|| SE|
|Jalingo||Fri 5:36 PM||544 km||338 miles||294 nm|| SW|
|Zinder||Fri 5:36 PM||694 km||431 miles||375 nm|| WNW|
|Kano||Fri 5:36 PM||721 km||448 miles||390 nm|| W|
|Kaduna||Fri 5:36 PM||859 km||534 miles||464 nm|| W|
|Berbérati||Fri 5:36 PM||868 km||540 miles||469 nm|| S|
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