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 22:38:00 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 22:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 12' ||North|
|Longitude: ||0° 01' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.12 meters/second, 1580.8 km/hour, 982.3 miles/hour or 853.6 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"||16.37 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||south||16.37 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 34.0"||982.19 mi||west||0° 09' 04.6"||10.40 mi||south||982.52 mi|
|24 hours||11° 20' 57.1"||767.42 mi||east||3° 54' 14.8"||268.35 mi||south||817.73 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Ouagadougou||Sat 10:38 PM||169 km||105 miles||91 nm|| W|
|Mango||Sat 10:38 PM||210 km||130 miles||113 nm|| SSE|
|Natitingou||Sat 11:38 PM||257 km||160 miles||139 nm|| SE|
|Koudougou||Sat 10:38 PM||259 km||161 miles||140 nm|| W|
|Niamey||Sat 11:38 PM||270 km||168 miles||146 nm|| ENE|
|Kara||Sat 10:38 PM||320 km||199 miles||173 nm|| SSE|
|Tamale||Sat 10:38 PM||323 km||201 miles||175 nm|| SSW|
|Djougou||Sat 11:38 PM||330 km||205 miles||178 nm|| SSE|
|Kandi||Sat 11:38 PM||339 km||211 miles||183 nm|| ESE|
|Sokodé||Sat 10:38 PM||376 km||234 miles||203 nm|| SSE|
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