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 15:34:00 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 15:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 02' ||North|
|Longitude: ||2° 15' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.02 meters/second, 1537.3 km/hour, 955.2 miles/hour or 830.1 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' 31.1"||15.92 mi||west||0° 00' 05.0"||0.10 mi||north||15.92 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 05.5"||955.00 mi||west||0° 04' 58.6"||5.71 mi||north||954.80 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 47.6"||762.89 mi||east||1° 34' 38.5"||108.50 mi||north||767.09 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Niamey||Sat 4:34 PM||501 km||311 miles||271 nm|| S|
|Agadez||Sat 4:34 PM||620 km||385 miles||335 nm|| E|
|Maradi||Sat 4:34 PM||723 km||449 miles||390 nm|| SE|
|Ouagadougou||Sat 3:34 PM||747 km||464 miles||404 nm|| SSW|
|Koudougou||Sat 3:34 PM||810 km||504 miles||438 nm|| SW|
|Zinder||Sat 4:34 PM||859 km||534 miles||464 nm|| ESE|
|Kara||Sat 3:34 PM||947 km||588 miles||511 nm|| S|
|Kano||Sat 4:34 PM||948 km||589 miles||512 nm|| SE|
|Parakou||Sat 4:34 PM||964 km||599 miles||520 nm|| S|
|Kaduna||Sat 4:34 PM||1002 km||623 miles||541 nm|| SE|
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