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 17:06:00 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 17:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 03' ||North|
|Longitude: ||14° 52' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.87 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"||943.46 mi||west||0° 01' 51.4"||2.13 mi||south||943.55 mi|
|24 hours||11° 33' 27.8"||751.23 mi||east||1° 09' 51.6"||80.09 mi||south||758.20 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Agadez||Tue 6:06 PM||801 km||498 miles||433 nm|| WSW|
|Ndjamena||Tue 6:06 PM||878 km||546 miles||474 nm|| S|
|Zinder||Tue 6:06 PM||931 km||579 miles||503 nm|| SW|
|Kano||Tue 6:06 PM||1119 km||695 miles||604 nm|| SW|
|Tripoli||Tue 6:06 PM||1434 km||891 miles||774 nm|| N|
|Abuja||Tue 6:06 PM||1459 km||906 miles||788 nm|| SW|
|Niamey||Tue 6:06 PM||1538 km||956 miles||831 nm|| WSW|
|Valletta||Tue 6:06 PM||1757 km||1092 miles||949 nm|| N|
|Bangui||Tue 6:06 PM||1780 km||1106 miles||961 nm|| SSE|
|Yaoundé||Tue 6:06 PM||1828 km||1136 miles||987 nm|| SSW|
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