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 Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 17:02:00 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: 50%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 17:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 03' ||North|
|Longitude: ||15° 50' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.86 meters/second, 1518.7 km/hour, 943.7 miles/hour or 820.0 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"||15.73 mi||west||0° 00' 01.8"||0.03 mi||south||15.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 00.3"||943.44 mi||west||0° 01' 51.0"||2.12 mi||south||943.54 mi|
|24 hours||11° 33' 28.7"||751.24 mi||east||1° 09' 42.7"||79.93 mi||south||758.18 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Ndjamena||Tue 6:02 PM||882 km||548 miles||476 nm|| S|
|Agadez||Tue 6:02 PM||895 km||556 miles||483 nm|| WSW|
|Zinder||Tue 6:02 PM||1003 km||623 miles||542 nm|| SW|
|Kano||Tue 6:02 PM||1185 km||736 miles||640 nm|| SW|
|Tripoli||Tue 6:02 PM||1448 km||900 miles||782 nm|| N|
|Abuja||Tue 6:02 PM||1520 km||945 miles||821 nm|| SW|
|Niamey||Tue 6:02 PM||1630 km||1013 miles||880 nm|| WSW|
|Bangui||Tue 6:02 PM||1760 km||1093 miles||950 nm|| S|
|Valletta||Tue 6:02 PM||1762 km||1095 miles||951 nm|| N|
|Khartoum||Tue 8:02 PM||1837 km||1141 miles||992 nm|| ESE|
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