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 Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 17:36:00 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: 57%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 17:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 29' ||North|
|Longitude: ||11° 39' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.30 meters/second, 1559.9 km/hour, 969.3 miles/hour or 842.3 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' 32.1"||16.15 mi||west||0° 00' 07.2"||0.14 mi||north||16.16 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 12.0"||969.09 mi||west||0° 07' 16.0"||8.33 mi||north||968.84 mi|
|24 hours||11° 12' 13.4"||746.96 mi||east||2° 33' 16.7"||175.68 mi||north||762.61 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Zinder||Sat 6:36 PM||342 km||213 miles||185 nm|| WSW|
|Agadez||Sat 6:36 PM||425 km||264 miles||229 nm|| WNW|
|Kano||Sat 6:36 PM||514 km||319 miles||278 nm|| SW|
|Ndjamena||Sat 6:36 PM||525 km||326 miles||283 nm|| SE|
|Maradi||Sat 6:36 PM||538 km||334 miles||290 nm|| WSW|
|Kaduna||Sat 6:36 PM||715 km||444 miles||386 nm|| SW|
|Abuja||Sat 6:36 PM||851 km||529 miles||460 nm|| SW|
|Moundou||Sat 6:36 PM||904 km||562 miles||488 nm|| SSE|
|Sarh||Sat 6:36 PM||1014 km||630 miles||548 nm|| SE|
|Niamey||Sat 6:36 PM||1051 km||653 miles||568 nm|| W|
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