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 14:54:00 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 14:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 32' ||North|
|Longitude: ||0° 25' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.75 meters/second, 1557.9 km/hour, 968.0 miles/hour or 841.2 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"||16.13 mi||west||0° 00' 07.1"||0.14 mi||north||16.13 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 18.6"||967.88 mi||west||0° 07' 03.0"||8.08 mi||north||967.63 mi|
|24 hours||11° 30' 59.3"||767.62 mi||east||2° 26' 27.3"||167.86 mi||north||781.09 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Niamey||Fri 3:54 PM||289 km||180 miles||156 nm|| SE|
|Ouagadougou||Fri 2:54 PM||409 km||254 miles||221 nm|| SSW|
|Koudougou||Fri 2:54 PM||472 km||294 miles||255 nm|| SW|
|Kandi||Fri 3:54 PM||559 km||347 miles||302 nm|| SSE|
|Mango||Fri 2:54 PM||574 km||356 miles||310 nm|| S|
|Sokoto||Fri 3:54 PM||588 km||366 miles||318 nm|| ESE|
|Natitingou||Fri 3:54 PM||589 km||366 miles||318 nm|| S|
|Djougou||Fri 3:54 PM||660 km||410 miles||356 nm|| SSE|
|Kara||Fri 2:54 PM||668 km||415 miles||361 nm|| S|
|Tamale||Fri 2:54 PM||693 km||430 miles||374 nm|| SSW|
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