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 22:52:00 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 22:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 23' ||North|
|Longitude: ||4° 26' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.59 meters/second, 1542.9 km/hour, 958.7 miles/hour or 833.1 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"||15.98 mi||west||0° 00' 06.0"||0.12 mi||south||15.98 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 07.5"||958.54 mi||west||0° 06' 11.2"||7.09 mi||south||958.84 mi|
|24 hours||11° 28' 13.1"||757.35 mi||east||2° 50' 48.6"||195.76 mi||south||787.61 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Agadez||Fri 11:52 PM||381 km||237 miles||206 nm|| E|
|Niamey||Fri 11:52 PM||495 km||308 miles||267 nm|| SSW|
|Maradi||Fri 11:52 PM||517 km||321 miles||279 nm|| SE|
|Zinder||Fri 11:52 PM||628 km||390 miles||339 nm|| SE|
|Kano||Fri 11:52 PM||740 km||460 miles||400 nm|| SE|
|Kaduna||Fri 11:52 PM||825 km||513 miles||446 nm|| SSE|
|Ouagadougou||Fri 10:52 PM||848 km||527 miles||458 nm|| SW|
|Parakou||Fri 11:52 PM||911 km||566 miles||492 nm|| SSW|
|Koudougou||Fri 10:52 PM||926 km||575 miles||500 nm|| SW|
|Kara||Fri 10:52 PM||935 km||581 miles||505 nm|| SSW|
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