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 Friday, January 25, 2013 at 21:42:00 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: 98%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 25, 2013 at 21:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 30' ||North|
|Longitude: ||21° 22' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.30 meters/second, 1541.9 km/hour, 958.1 miles/hour or 832.6 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' 31.1"||15.97 mi||west||0° 00' 06.0"||0.12 mi||south||15.97 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 06.3"||957.90 mi||west||0° 06' 05.4"||6.98 mi||south||958.19 mi|
|24 hours||11° 28' 42.5"||757.40 mi||east||2° 48' 35.8"||193.23 mi||south||787.00 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Ndjamena||Fri 10:42 PM||904 km||562 miles||488 nm|| SW|
|Sarh||Fri 10:42 PM||979 km||608 miles||529 nm|| SSW|
|Khartoum||Sat 12:42 AM||1209 km||751 miles||653 nm|| E|
|Bangui||Fri 10:42 PM||1485 km||923 miles||802 nm|| SSW|
|Kano||Fri 10:42 PM||1511 km||939 miles||816 nm|| WSW|
|Cairo||Fri 11:42 PM||1713 km||1064 miles||925 nm|| NE|
|Alexandria||Fri 11:42 PM||1749 km||1087 miles||944 nm|| NNE|
|Juba||Sat 12:42 AM||1788 km||1111 miles||966 nm|| SE|
|Abuja||Fri 10:42 PM||1791 km||1113 miles||967 nm|| WSW|
|Yaoundé||Fri 10:42 PM||1854 km||1152 miles||1001 nm|| SW|
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