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 18:02:00 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: 60%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 18:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 49' ||North|
|Longitude: ||12° 52' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.16 meters/second, 1530.6 km/hour, 951.1 miles/hour or 826.4 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' 04.1"||0.08 mi||south||15.85 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 14.3"||950.86 mi||west||0° 04' 07.3"||4.73 mi||south||951.06 mi|
|24 hours||11° 27' 15.9"||750.15 mi||east||2° 02' 43.3"||140.67 mi||south||767.53 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Agadez||Wed 7:02 PM||556 km||345 miles||300 nm|| WSW|
|Zinder||Wed 7:02 PM||692 km||430 miles||374 nm|| SW|
|Ndjamena||Wed 7:02 PM||778 km||484 miles||420 nm|| SSE|
|Maradi||Wed 7:02 PM||852 km||529 miles||460 nm|| SW|
|Kano||Wed 7:02 PM||887 km||551 miles||479 nm|| SSW|
|Abuja||Wed 7:02 PM||1230 km||764 miles||664 nm|| SSW|
|Niamey||Wed 7:02 PM||1291 km||802 miles||697 nm|| WSW|
|Tripoli||Wed 7:02 PM||1560 km||969 miles||842 nm|| N|
|Yaoundé||Wed 7:02 PM||1662 km||1033 miles||897 nm|| S|
|Ouagadougou||Wed 6:02 PM||1699 km||1056 miles||918 nm|| WSW|
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