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 18:26:00 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 18:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 47' ||North|
|Longitude: ||7° 03' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.23 meters/second, 1530.8 km/hour, 951.2 miles/hour or 826.6 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' 14.5"||951.01 mi||west||0° 04' 09.3"||4.77 mi||south||951.22 mi|
|24 hours||11° 27' 09.6"||750.16 mi||east||2° 03' 32.2"||141.61 mi||south||767.73 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Agadez||Wed 7:26 PM||224 km||139 miles||121 nm|| SSE|
|Maradi||Wed 7:26 PM||586 km||364 miles||316 nm|| S|
|Zinder||Wed 7:26 PM||589 km||366 miles||318 nm|| SSE|
|Kano||Wed 7:26 PM||767 km||477 miles||414 nm|| SSE|
|Niamey||Wed 7:26 PM||788 km||489 miles||425 nm|| SW|
|Kaduna||Wed 7:26 PM||916 km||569 miles||494 nm|| S|
|Abuja||Wed 7:26 PM||1064 km||661 miles||574 nm|| S|
|Ndjamena||Wed 7:26 PM||1132 km||703 miles||611 nm|| SE|
|Ouagadougou||Wed 6:26 PM||1163 km||722 miles||628 nm|| SW|
|Lagos||Wed 7:26 PM||1423 km||884 miles||768 nm|| SSW|
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