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 11:48:00 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 11:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 34' ||North|
|Longitude: ||3° 12' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.68 meters/second, 1590.0 km/hour, 988.0 miles/hour or 858.5 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' 09.3"||0.18 mi||north||16.47 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 39.3"||987.91 mi||west||0° 09' 24.9"||10.79 mi||north||987.72 mi|
|24 hours||11° 23' 11.7"||774.34 mi||east||3° 28' 41.0"||239.10 mi||north||805.77 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Parakou||Wed 12:48 PM||150 km||93 miles||81 nm|| SSW|
|Kara||Wed 11:48 AM||248 km||154 miles||134 nm|| WSW|
|Sokodé||Wed 11:48 AM||286 km||178 miles||154 nm|| SW|
|Niamey||Wed 12:48 PM||346 km||215 miles||187 nm|| NNW|
|Ibadan||Wed 12:48 PM||362 km||225 miles||196 nm|| SSE|
|Abeokuta||Wed 12:48 PM||378 km||235 miles||204 nm|| S|
|Porto Novo||Wed 12:48 PM||453 km||281 miles||244 nm|| S|
|Lagos||Wed 12:48 PM||456 km||283 miles||246 nm|| S|
|Tamale||Wed 11:48 AM||462 km||287 miles||249 nm|| WSW|
|Abuja||Wed 12:48 PM||463 km||288 miles||250 nm|| ESE|
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