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 17:34:00 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: 48%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 18, 2013 at 17:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 14' ||North|
|Longitude: ||1° 05' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.54 meters/second, 1582.3 km/hour, 983.2 miles/hour or 854.4 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' 32.4"||16.39 mi||west||0° 00' 08.8"||0.17 mi||north||16.39 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 29.0"||983.11 mi||west||0° 08' 54.3"||10.20 mi||north||982.88 mi|
|24 hours||11° 03' 11.1"||747.31 mi||east||3° 15' 25.9"||223.94 mi||north||775.35 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Niamey||Fri 6:34 PM||180 km||112 miles||97 nm|| NE|
|Ouagadougou||Fri 5:34 PM||285 km||177 miles||154 nm|| W|
|Kara||Fri 5:34 PM||297 km||185 miles||160 nm|| S|
|Sokodé||Fri 5:34 PM||359 km||223 miles||194 nm|| S|
|Parakou||Fri 6:34 PM||362 km||225 miles||195 nm|| SSE|
|Koudougou||Fri 5:34 PM||375 km||233 miles||203 nm|| W|
|Tamale||Fri 5:34 PM||377 km||234 miles||204 nm|| SW|
|Sokoto||Fri 6:34 PM||461 km||286 miles||249 nm|| ENE|
|Bobo-Dioulasso||Fri 5:34 PM||597 km||371 miles||322 nm|| W|
|Abeokuta||Fri 6:34 PM||613 km||381 miles||331 nm|| SSE|
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