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, March 16, 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: 22%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, March 16, 2013 at 14:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 56' ||North|
|Longitude: ||19° 12' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.26 meters/second, 1538.1 km/hour, 955.7 miles/hour or 830.5 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' 31.1"||15.93 mi||west||0° 00' 05.1"||0.10 mi||north||15.93 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 06.1"||955.55 mi||west||0° 05' 04.8"||5.82 mi||north||955.34 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 36.2"||763.11 mi||east||1° 37' 10.5"||111.40 mi||north||767.64 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Ndjamena||Sat 3:24 PM||784 km||487 miles||423 nm|| SW|
|Al-Fashir||Sat 5:24 PM||815 km||506 miles||440 nm|| SE|
|Sarh||Sat 3:24 PM||977 km||607 miles||527 nm|| S|
|Kano||Sat 3:24 PM||1323 km||822 miles||714 nm|| WSW|
|Khartoum||Sat 5:24 PM||1445 km||898 miles||780 nm|| E|
|Bangui||Sat 3:24 PM||1503 km||934 miles||812 nm|| S|
|Abuja||Sat 3:24 PM||1621 km||1007 miles||875 nm|| SW|
|Tripoli||Sat 3:24 PM||1763 km||1095 miles||952 nm|| NNW|
|Yaoundé||Sat 3:24 PM||1769 km||1099 miles||955 nm|| SSW|
|Cairo||Sat 4:24 PM||1814 km||1127 miles||979 nm|| NE|
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