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 Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 12:44:00 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: 8%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 12:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 01' ||North|
|Longitude: ||20° 27' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.38 meters/second, 1581.8 km/hour, 982.9 miles/hour or 854.1 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"||16.38 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||north||16.38 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 29.9"||982.77 mi||west||0° 08' 57.9"||10.27 mi||north||982.55 mi|
|24 hours||11° 25' 46.3"||773.37 mi||east||3° 15' 44.2"||224.28 mi||north||800.33 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Sarh||Thu 1:44 PM||390 km||242 miles||211 nm|| SW|
|Ndjamena||Thu 1:44 PM||588 km||365 miles||317 nm|| W|
|Moundou||Thu 1:44 PM||613 km||381 miles||331 nm|| SW|
|Bangui||Thu 1:44 PM||872 km||542 miles||471 nm|| SSW|
|Bimbo||Thu 1:44 PM||888 km||552 miles||480 nm|| SSW|
|Wau||Thu 3:44 PM||955 km||593 miles||516 nm|| ESE|
|Berbérati||Thu 1:44 PM||1000 km||621 miles||540 nm|| SSW|
|Kano||Thu 1:44 PM||1300 km||808 miles||702 nm|| W|
|Yaoundé||Thu 1:44 PM||1336 km||830 miles||722 nm|| SW|
|Khartoum||Thu 3:44 PM||1365 km||848 miles||737 nm|| ENE|
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