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 12:28:00 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 12:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 08' ||North|
|Longitude: ||4° 54' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.58 meters/second, 1568.1 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' 22.5"||974.24 mi||west||0° 07' 48.0"||8.94 mi||north||974.00 mi|
|24 hours||11° 30' 33.8"||772.13 mi||east||2° 46' 01.8"||190.28 mi||north||790.38 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Sokoto||Thu 1:28 PM||125 km||78 miles||67 nm|| SSE|
|Maradi||Thu 1:28 PM||248 km||154 miles||134 nm|| ESE|
|Niamey||Thu 1:28 PM||310 km||192 miles||167 nm|| WSW|
|Kandi||Thu 1:28 PM||396 km||246 miles||214 nm|| SSW|
|Zinder||Thu 1:28 PM||443 km||275 miles||239 nm|| E|
|Agadez||Thu 1:28 PM||456 km||283 miles||246 nm|| NE|
|Zaria||Thu 1:28 PM||456 km||284 miles||246 nm|| SE|
|Kano||Thu 1:28 PM||458 km||284 miles||247 nm|| ESE|
|Kaduna||Thu 1:28 PM||486 km||302 miles||262 nm|| SE|
|Natitingou||Thu 1:28 PM||572 km||355 miles||309 nm|| SW|
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