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 17:36:00 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 17:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 02' ||North|
|Longitude: ||7° 36' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.91 meters/second, 1518.9 km/hour, 943.8 miles/hour or 820.1 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' 30.9"||15.73 mi||west||0° 00' 01.8"||0.04 mi||south||15.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 00.5"||943.55 mi||west||0° 01' 54.1"||2.18 mi||south||943.65 mi|
|24 hours||11° 33' 21.2"||751.19 mi||east||1° 10' 57.1"||81.34 mi||south||758.32 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Agadez||Tue 6:36 PM||341 km||212 miles||184 nm|| S|
|Zinder||Tue 6:36 PM||704 km||437 miles||380 nm|| SSE|
|Maradi||Tue 6:36 PM||725 km||450 miles||391 nm|| S|
|Kano||Tue 6:36 PM||894 km||555 miles||483 nm|| S|
|Niamey||Tue 6:36 PM||928 km||577 miles||501 nm|| SW|
|Ndjamena||Tue 6:36 PM||1184 km||736 miles||639 nm|| SE|
|Abuja||Tue 6:36 PM||1201 km||747 miles||649 nm|| S|
|Ouagadougou||Tue 5:36 PM||1292 km||803 miles||698 nm|| SW|
|Tripoli||Tue 6:36 PM||1529 km||950 miles||826 nm|| NNE|
|Lagos||Tue 6:36 PM||1571 km||976 miles||848 nm|| SSW|
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