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, February 23, 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: 96%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, February 23, 2013 at 22:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 15' ||North|
|Longitude: ||4° 23' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.05 meters/second, 1580.6 km/hour, 982.1 miles/hour or 853.4 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"||16.37 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||south||16.37 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 33.7"||982.02 mi||west||0° 09' 03.3"||10.38 mi||south||982.35 mi|
|24 hours||11° 20' 59.0"||767.32 mi||east||3° 53' 50.1"||267.88 mi||south||817.50 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Sokoto||Sat 11:20 PM||130 km||81 miles||70 nm|| NE|
|Niamey||Sat 11:20 PM||283 km||176 miles||153 nm|| WNW|
|Maradi||Sat 11:20 PM||327 km||203 miles||176 nm|| ENE|
|Parakou||Sat 11:20 PM||374 km||232 miles||202 nm|| SSW|
|Kaduna||Sat 11:20 PM||385 km||239 miles||208 nm|| ESE|
|Kano||Sat 11:20 PM||452 km||281 miles||244 nm|| E|
|Abuja||Sat 11:20 PM||457 km||284 miles||247 nm|| SE|
|Kara||Sat 10:20 PM||459 km||285 miles||248 nm|| SW|
|Sokodé||Sat 10:20 PM||505 km||314 miles||273 nm|| SW|
|Zinder||Sat 11:20 PM||530 km||329 miles||286 nm|| ENE|
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