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 Wednesday, March 20, 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: 60%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 17:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 51' ||North|
|Longitude: ||19° 09' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.09 meters/second, 1530.3 km/hour, 950.9 miles/hour or 826.3 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' 31.1"||15.85 mi||west||0° 00' 04.0"||0.08 mi||south||15.85 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 13.9"||950.68 mi||west||0° 04' 04.9"||4.68 mi||south||950.89 mi|
|24 hours||11° 27' 22.7"||750.14 mi||east||2° 01' 50.1"||139.66 mi||south||767.32 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Ndjamena||Wed 6:36 PM||866 km||538 miles||467 nm|| SSW|
|Kano||Wed 6:36 PM||1370 km||851 miles||740 nm|| WSW|
|Khartoum||Wed 8:36 PM||1467 km||911 miles||792 nm|| ESE|
|Bangui||Wed 6:36 PM||1603 km||996 miles||866 nm|| S|
|Tripoli||Wed 6:36 PM||1667 km||1036 miles||900 nm|| NNW|
|Abuja||Wed 6:36 PM||1677 km||1042 miles||906 nm|| SW|
|Cairo||Wed 7:36 PM||1741 km||1082 miles||940 nm|| NE|
|Alexandria||Wed 7:36 PM||1748 km||1086 miles||944 nm|| NE|
|Yaoundé||Wed 6:36 PM||1856 km||1153 miles||1002 nm|| SSW|
|Niamey||Wed 6:36 PM||1915 km||1190 miles||1034 nm|| WSW|
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