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 18:36:00 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: 58%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 18:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 37' ||North|
|Longitude: ||2° 53' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.04 meters/second, 1558.9 km/hour, 968.7 miles/hour or 841.8 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' 32.2"||16.15 mi||west||0° 00' 07.2"||0.14 mi||north||16.15 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 10.9"||968.51 mi||west||0° 07' 11.6"||8.24 mi||north||968.26 mi|
|24 hours||11° 12' 40.6"||747.03 mi||east||2° 31' 24.1"||173.54 mi||north||762.21 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Timbuktu||Sat 6:36 PM||129 km||80 miles||70 nm|| N|
|Koudougou||Sat 6:36 PM||376 km||234 miles||203 nm|| S|
|Ouagadougou||Sat 6:36 PM||388 km||241 miles||209 nm|| SSE|
|Koutiala||Sat 6:36 PM||453 km||282 miles||245 nm|| SW|
|Bobo-Dioulasso||Sat 6:36 PM||514 km||319 miles||277 nm|| SSW|
|Sikasso||Sat 6:36 PM||564 km||350 miles||304 nm|| SSW|
|Niamey||Sat 7:36 PM||586 km||364 miles||317 nm|| ESE|
|Bamako||Sat 6:36 PM||642 km||399 miles||347 nm|| WSW|
|Tamale||Sat 6:36 PM||722 km||449 miles||390 nm|| SSE|
|Kara||Sat 6:36 PM||804 km||499 miles||434 nm|| SSE|
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