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 16:44:00 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: 47%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 18, 2013 at 16:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 06' ||North|
|Longitude: ||13° 12' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.74 meters/second, 1583.1 km/hour, 983.7 miles/hour or 854.8 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"||16.39 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||north||16.40 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 29.2"||983.57 mi||west||0° 08' 57.4"||10.26 mi||north||983.35 mi|
|24 hours||11° 02' 57.4"||747.40 mi||east||3° 16' 47.0"||225.49 mi||north||775.89 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Ndjamena||Fri 5:44 PM||202 km||125 miles||109 nm|| E|
|Garoua||Fri 5:44 PM||311 km||193 miles||168 nm|| S|
|Zinder||Fri 5:44 PM||494 km||307 miles||267 nm|| WNW|
|Moundou||Fri 5:44 PM||502 km||312 miles||271 nm|| SE|
|Kano||Fri 5:44 PM||510 km||317 miles||276 nm|| W|
|Kaduna||Fri 5:44 PM||653 km||406 miles||353 nm|| WSW|
|Sarh||Fri 5:44 PM||655 km||407 miles||354 nm|| ESE|
|Maradi||Fri 5:44 PM||680 km||422 miles||367 nm|| WNW|
|Abuja||Fri 5:44 PM||734 km||456 miles||396 nm|| WSW|
|Bamenda||Fri 5:44 PM||758 km||471 miles||410 nm|| SSW|
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