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 14:44:00 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: 15%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, March 15, 2013 at 14:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 31' ||North|
|Longitude: ||2° 50' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.79 meters/second, 1558.1 km/hour, 968.1 miles/hour or 841.3 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' 18.7"||967.97 mi||west||0° 07' 03.8"||8.10 mi||north||967.73 mi|
|24 hours||11° 30' 57.1"||767.66 mi||east||2° 26' 47.3"||168.25 mi||north||781.20 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Niamey||Fri 3:44 PM||236 km||146 miles||127 nm|| SSW|
|Maradi||Fri 3:44 PM||511 km||318 miles||276 nm|| ESE|
|Agadez||Fri 3:44 PM||573 km||356 miles||309 nm|| ENE|
|Ouagadougou||Fri 2:44 PM||587 km||365 miles||317 nm|| SW|
|Koudougou||Fri 2:44 PM||669 km||416 miles||361 nm|| WSW|
|Parakou||Fri 3:44 PM||685 km||425 miles||370 nm|| S|
|Kara||Fri 2:44 PM||685 km||426 miles||370 nm|| SSW|
|Zinder||Fri 3:44 PM||689 km||428 miles||372 nm|| ESE|
|Kano||Fri 3:44 PM||727 km||452 miles||393 nm|| ESE|
|Kaduna||Fri 3:44 PM||745 km||463 miles||402 nm|| SE|
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