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 Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 21:32:00 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: 90%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 21:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 36' ||North|
|Longitude: ||0° 27' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.20 meters/second, 1512.7 km/hour, 940.0 miles/hour or 816.8 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' 30.6"||15.67 mi||west||0° 00' 01.6"||0.03 mi||south||15.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 40.8"||939.72 mi||west||0° 01' 37.9"||1.87 mi||south||939.81 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 53.5"||758.72 mi||east||1° 05' 44.7"||75.38 mi||south||765.11 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Niamey||Wed 10:32 PM||804 km||500 miles||434 nm|| SSE|
|Agadez||Wed 10:32 PM||890 km||553 miles||481 nm|| ESE|
|Ouagadougou||Wed 9:32 PM||935 km||581 miles||505 nm|| SSW|
|Koudougou||Wed 9:32 PM||972 km||604 miles||525 nm|| SSW|
|Bamako||Wed 9:32 PM||1259 km||782 miles||680 nm|| SW|
|Kano||Wed 10:32 PM||1284 km||798 miles||693 nm|| SE|
|Abuja||Wed 10:32 PM||1456 km||905 miles||786 nm|| SSE|
|Marrakech||Wed 9:32 PM||1484 km||922 miles||801 nm|| NNW|
|El Aaiún||Wed 9:32 PM||1566 km||973 miles||846 nm|| WNW|
|Porto Novo||Wed 10:32 PM||1580 km||982 miles||853 nm|| S|
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