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 17:16:00 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: 41%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, March 18, 2013 at 17:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 19' ||North|
|Longitude: ||0° 49' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.07 meters/second, 1515.9 km/hour, 941.9 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' 53.7"||941.68 mi||west||0° 00' 23.0"||0.44 mi||north||941.66 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 27.7"||754.23 mi||east||0° 16' 48.5"||19.27 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.
|Niamey||Mon 6:16 PM||766 km||476 miles||413 nm|| S|
|Agadez||Mon 6:16 PM||842 km||523 miles||455 nm|| ESE|
|Ouagadougou||Mon 5:16 PM||915 km||568 miles||494 nm|| SSW|
|Koudougou||Mon 5:16 PM||955 km||594 miles||516 nm|| SSW|
|Maradi||Mon 6:16 PM||1009 km||627 miles||545 nm|| SE|
|Kano||Mon 6:16 PM||1234 km||767 miles||667 nm|| SE|
|Bamako||Mon 5:16 PM||1267 km||787 miles||684 nm|| SW|
|Abuja||Mon 6:16 PM||1410 km||876 miles||761 nm|| SSE|
|Marrakech||Mon 5:16 PM||1531 km||951 miles||827 nm|| NNW|
|Porto Novo||Mon 6:16 PM||1544 km||959 miles||833 nm|| S|
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