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 Saturday, January 26, 2013 at 22:20:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 26, 2013 at 22:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 36' ||North|
|Longitude: ||23° 39' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.76 meters/second, 1565.1 km/hour, 972.5 miles/hour or 845.1 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' 31.5"||16.21 mi||west||0° 00' 08.0"||0.15 mi||south||16.21 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 32.0"||972.39 mi||west||0° 08' 02.0"||9.21 mi||south||972.73 mi|
|24 hours||11° 18' 32.5"||757.11 mi||east||3° 31' 26.9"||242.28 mi||south||800.22 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Sarh||Sat 11:20 PM||833 km||517 miles||450 nm|| SW|
|Wau||Sun 1:20 AM||899 km||559 miles||486 nm|| SSE|
|Khartoum||Sun 1:20 AM||961 km||597 miles||519 nm|| E|
|Ndjamena||Sat 11:20 PM||971 km||603 miles||524 nm|| WSW|
|Bangui||Sat 11:20 PM||1263 km||785 miles||682 nm|| SSW|
|Juba||Sun 1:20 AM||1386 km||861 miles||748 nm|| SE|
|Asmara||Sun 1:20 AM||1646 km||1023 miles||889 nm|| E|
|Kano||Sat 11:20 PM||1665 km||1034 miles||899 nm|| W|
|Addis Ababa||Sun 1:20 AM||1757 km||1092 miles||949 nm|| ESE|
|Yaoundé||Sat 11:20 PM||1785 km||1109 miles||964 nm|| SW|
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