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 Sunday, January 20, 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: 67%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 18:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 08' ||North|
|Longitude: ||8° 20' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.09 meters/second, 1537.5 km/hour, 955.4 miles/hour or 830.2 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' 31.6"||15.92 mi||west||0° 00' 05.2"||0.10 mi||north||15.92 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 43.5"||955.16 mi||west||0° 05' 18.4"||6.08 mi||north||954.94 mi|
|24 hours||11° 24' 17.6"||749.87 mi||east||1° 43' 42.5"||118.90 mi||north||755.47 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Agadez||Sun 7:36 PM||134 km||83 miles||72 nm|| SSW|
|Zinder||Sun 7:36 PM||484 km||301 miles||261 nm|| S|
|Maradi||Sun 7:36 PM||530 km||329 miles||286 nm|| SSW|
|Kano||Sun 7:36 PM||679 km||422 miles||367 nm|| S|
|Niamey||Sun 7:36 PM||840 km||522 miles||453 nm|| SW|
|Kaduna||Sun 7:36 PM||848 km||527 miles||458 nm|| S|
|Ndjamena||Sun 7:36 PM||983 km||611 miles||531 nm|| SE|
|Abuja||Sun 7:36 PM||999 km||621 miles||539 nm|| S|
|Ouagadougou||Sun 6:36 PM||1236 km||768 miles||667 nm|| WSW|
|Lagos||Sun 7:36 PM||1401 km||870 miles||756 nm|| SSW|
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