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, April 10, 2013 at 11:38:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 11:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 33' ||North|
|Longitude: ||5° 37' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.71 meters/second, 1590.2 km/hour, 988.1 miles/hour or 858.6 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' 31.6"||16.47 mi||west||0° 00' 09.5"||0.18 mi||north||16.47 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 39.4"||988.00 mi||west||0° 09' 25.4"||10.80 mi||north||987.81 mi|
|24 hours||11° 23' 09.0"||774.36 mi||east||3° 28' 56.6"||239.39 mi||north||805.88 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kaduna||Wed 12:38 PM||199 km||124 miles||107 nm|| E|
|Abuja||Wed 12:38 PM||228 km||142 miles||123 nm|| SE|
|Sokoto||Wed 12:38 PM||281 km||175 miles||152 nm|| N|
|Parakou||Wed 12:38 PM||354 km||220 miles||191 nm|| WSW|
|Kano||Wed 12:38 PM||355 km||220 miles||191 nm|| ENE|
|Maradi||Wed 12:38 PM||364 km||226 miles||197 nm|| NNE|
|Ibadan||Wed 12:38 PM||399 km||248 miles||215 nm|| SSW|
|Abeokuta||Wed 12:38 PM||450 km||280 miles||243 nm|| SSW|
|Benin City||Wed 12:38 PM||465 km||289 miles||251 nm|| S|
|Kara||Wed 11:38 AM||498 km||310 miles||269 nm|| WSW|
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