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 Monday, March 18, 2013 at 16:26:00 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: 40%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, March 18, 2013 at 16:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 19' ||North|
|Longitude: ||12° 55' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.09 meters/second, 1515.9 km/hour, 942.0 miles/hour or 818.5 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' 30.9"||15.70 mi||west||0° 00' 00.4"||0.01 mi||north||15.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 53.6"||941.72 mi||west||0° 00' 27.7"||0.53 mi||north||941.69 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 33.0"||754.36 mi||east||0° 14' 55.7"||17.12 mi||south||755.16 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Agadez||Mon 5:26 PM||638 km||396 miles||344 nm|| SW|
|Zinder||Mon 5:26 PM||832 km||517 miles||449 nm|| SSW|
|Ndjamena||Mon 5:26 PM||936 km||582 miles||505 nm|| SSE|
|Maradi||Mon 5:26 PM||975 km||606 miles||527 nm|| SW|
|Kano||Mon 5:26 PM||1033 km||642 miles||558 nm|| SSW|
|Niamey||Mon 5:26 PM||1374 km||854 miles||742 nm|| WSW|
|Abuja||Mon 5:26 PM||1377 km||856 miles||744 nm|| SSW|
|Tripoli||Mon 5:26 PM||1394 km||866 miles||753 nm|| N|
|Valletta||Mon 5:26 PM||1734 km||1078 miles||937 nm|| N|
|Ouagadougou||Mon 4:26 PM||1774 km||1102 miles||958 nm|| WSW|
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