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 Thursday, January 24, 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: 95%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 21:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 30' ||North|
|Longitude: ||12° 10' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.18 meters/second, 1523.5 km/hour, 946.6 miles/hour or 822.6 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' 30.7"||15.78 mi||west||0° 00' 03.8"||0.07 mi||south||15.78 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 47.3"||946.41 mi||west||0° 03' 55.5"||4.50 mi||south||946.61 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 46.2"||758.45 mi||east||1° 59' 21.0"||136.82 mi||south||775.10 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Agadez||Thu 10:32 PM||523 km||325 miles||282 nm|| WSW|
|Zinder||Thu 10:32 PM||716 km||445 miles||386 nm|| SSW|
|Maradi||Thu 10:32 PM||857 km||532 miles||463 nm|| SW|
|Ndjamena||Thu 10:32 PM||875 km||544 miles||472 nm|| SSE|
|Kano||Thu 10:32 PM||918 km||570 miles||495 nm|| SSW|
|Niamey||Thu 10:32 PM||1261 km||783 miles||681 nm|| WSW|
|Abuja||Thu 10:32 PM||1262 km||784 miles||682 nm|| SSW|
|Tripoli||Thu 10:32 PM||1487 km||924 miles||803 nm|| N|
|Ouagadougou||Thu 9:32 PM||1664 km||1034 miles||898 nm|| WSW|
|Lagos||Thu 10:32 PM||1731 km||1075 miles||934 nm|| SW|
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