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 17:46:00 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 17:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 01' ||North|
|Longitude: ||5° 11' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.92 meters/second, 1518.9 km/hour, 943.8 miles/hour or 820.2 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' 00.7"||943.59 mi||west||0° 01' 55.0"||2.20 mi||south||943.68 mi|
|24 hours||11° 33' 19.0"||751.17 mi||east||1° 11' 18.9"||81.76 mi||south||758.36 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Agadez||Tue 6:46 PM||449 km||279 miles||243 nm|| SE|
|Maradi||Tue 6:46 PM||751 km||467 miles||405 nm|| SSE|
|Niamey||Tue 6:46 PM||791 km||492 miles||427 nm|| SSW|
|Zinder||Tue 6:46 PM||798 km||496 miles||431 nm|| SSE|
|Kano||Tue 6:46 PM||957 km||594 miles||517 nm|| SSE|
|Ouagadougou||Tue 5:46 PM||1110 km||690 miles||599 nm|| SW|
|Abuja||Tue 6:46 PM||1219 km||758 miles||658 nm|| S|
|Ndjamena||Tue 6:46 PM||1371 km||852 miles||740 nm|| SE|
|Lagos||Tue 6:46 PM||1514 km||941 miles||818 nm|| S|
|Porto Novo||Tue 6:46 PM||1518 km||944 miles||820 nm|| S|
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