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 Friday, March 15, 2013 at 14:24:00 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: 15%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, March 15, 2013 at 14:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 29' ||North|
|Longitude: ||7° 41' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.88 meters/second, 1558.4 km/hour, 968.3 miles/hour or 841.4 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' 31.3"||16.14 mi||west||0° 00' 07.1"||0.14 mi||north||16.14 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 19.0"||968.16 mi||west||0° 07' 05.5"||8.13 mi||north||967.92 mi|
|24 hours||11° 30' 52.8"||767.72 mi||east||2° 27' 27.6"||169.01 mi||north||781.42 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Agadez||Fri 3:24 PM||168 km||104 miles||91 nm|| N|
|Maradi||Fri 3:24 PM||228 km||142 miles||123 nm|| SSW|
|Zinder||Fri 3:24 PM||233 km||145 miles||126 nm|| SE|
|Sokoto||Fri 3:24 PM||376 km||233 miles||203 nm|| SW|
|Kano||Fri 3:24 PM||396 km||246 miles||214 nm|| SSE|
|Kaduna||Fri 3:24 PM||549 km||341 miles||297 nm|| S|
|Niamey||Fri 3:24 PM||638 km||397 miles||345 nm|| WSW|
|Abuja||Fri 3:24 PM||700 km||435 miles||378 nm|| S|
|Parakou||Fri 3:24 PM||874 km||543 miles||472 nm|| SW|
|Ndjamena||Fri 3:24 PM||880 km||547 miles||475 nm|| ESE|
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