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 Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 12:24:00 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 hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 12:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 08' ||North|
|Longitude: ||5° 52' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.60 meters/second, 1568.2 km/hour, 974.4 miles/hour or 846.7 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' 31.3"||16.24 mi||west||0° 00' 07.7"||0.15 mi||north||16.24 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 22.6"||974.28 mi||west||0° 07' 48.4"||8.95 mi||north||974.04 mi|
|24 hours||11° 30' 32.6"||772.14 mi||east||2° 46' 09.4"||190.42 mi||north||790.42 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Sokoto||Thu 1:24 PM||137 km||85 miles||74 nm|| SSW|
|Maradi||Thu 1:24 PM||151 km||94 miles||81 nm|| ESE|
|Zinder||Thu 1:24 PM||339 km||210 miles||183 nm|| E|
|Kano||Thu 1:24 PM||371 km||231 miles||200 nm|| SE|
|Agadez||Thu 1:24 PM||388 km||241 miles||209 nm|| NE|
|Niamey||Thu 1:24 PM||412 km||256 miles||223 nm|| W|
|Kaduna||Thu 1:24 PM||434 km||270 miles||234 nm|| SSE|
|Abuja||Thu 1:24 PM||566 km||352 miles||306 nm|| SSE|
|Parakou||Thu 1:24 PM||637 km||396 miles||344 nm|| SW|
|Kara||Thu 12:24 PM||719 km||447 miles||388 nm|| SW|
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