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 23:20:00 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 23:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 28' ||North|
|Longitude: ||9° 08' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.03 meters/second, 1566.1 km/hour, 973.1 miles/hour or 845.6 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' 31.5"||16.22 mi||west||0° 00' 08.0"||0.15 mi||south||16.22 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 33.2"||973.00 mi||west||0° 08' 06.3"||9.29 mi||south||973.34 mi|
|24 hours||11° 18' 09.6"||757.15 mi||east||3° 33' 00.2"||244.05 mi||south||800.77 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Zinder||Sun 12:20 AM||75 km||46 miles||40 nm|| SSW|
|Maradi||Sun 12:20 AM||244 km||151 miles||132 nm|| WSW|
|Kano||Sun 12:20 AM||281 km||175 miles||152 nm|| SSW|
|Agadez||Sun 12:20 AM||302 km||188 miles||163 nm|| NNW|
|Sokoto||Sun 12:20 AM||448 km||279 miles||242 nm|| WSW|
|Kaduna||Sun 12:20 AM||474 km||294 miles||256 nm|| SSW|
|Abuja||Sun 12:20 AM||623 km||387 miles||336 nm|| SSW|
|Ndjamena||Sun 12:20 AM||693 km||431 miles||374 nm|| ESE|
|Niamey||Sun 12:20 AM||765 km||475 miles||413 nm|| W|
|Parakou||Sun 12:20 AM||907 km||564 miles||490 nm|| SW|
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