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 17:46:00 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 17:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 16' ||North|
|Longitude: ||1° 49' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.49 meters/second, 1582.1 km/hour, 983.1 miles/hour or 854.3 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' 28.9"||982.99 mi||west||0° 08' 53.6"||10.19 mi||north||982.77 mi|
|24 hours||11° 03' 14.4"||747.29 mi||east||3° 15' 06.2"||223.57 mi||north||775.22 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Ouagadougou||Fri 5:46 PM||34 km||21 miles||19 nm|| ENE|
|Koudougou||Fri 5:46 PM||59 km||37 miles||32 nm|| W|
|Bobo-Dioulasso||Fri 5:46 PM||294 km||183 miles||159 nm|| WSW|
|Tamale||Fri 5:46 PM||334 km||207 miles||180 nm|| SSE|
|Koutiala||Fri 5:46 PM||397 km||246 miles||214 nm|| W|
|Sikasso||Fri 5:46 PM||433 km||269 miles||234 nm|| WSW|
|Kara||Fri 5:46 PM||446 km||277 miles||241 nm|| SE|
|Niamey||Fri 6:46 PM||449 km||279 miles||242 nm|| ENE|
|Sokodé||Fri 5:46 PM||486 km||302 miles||263 nm|| SE|
|Parakou||Fri 6:46 PM||584 km||363 miles||316 nm|| ESE|
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