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 12:44:00 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 12:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 10' ||North|
|Longitude: ||1° 02' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.52 meters/second, 1567.9 km/hour, 974.2 miles/hour or 846.6 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' 31.3"||16.24 mi||west||0° 00' 07.7"||0.15 mi||north||16.24 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 22.2"||974.08 mi||west||0° 07' 46.8"||8.92 mi||north||973.85 mi|
|24 hours||11° 30' 38.7"||772.10 mi||east||2° 45' 31.6"||189.70 mi||north||790.22 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Niamey||Thu 1:44 PM||138 km||86 miles||74 nm|| ESE|
|Ouagadougou||Thu 12:44 PM||342 km||212 miles||185 nm|| SW|
|Kandi||Thu 1:44 PM||395 km||246 miles||213 nm|| SSE|
|Koudougou||Thu 12:44 PM||425 km||264 miles||230 nm|| WSW|
|Mango||Thu 12:44 PM||427 km||265 miles||230 nm|| S|
|Natitingou||Thu 1:44 PM||430 km||267 miles||232 nm|| S|
|Sokoto||Thu 1:44 PM||472 km||293 miles||255 nm|| ESE|
|Djougou||Thu 1:44 PM||499 km||310 miles||270 nm|| S|
|Kara||Thu 12:44 PM||512 km||318 miles||277 nm|| S|
|Parakou||Thu 1:44 PM||563 km||350 miles||304 nm|| SSE|
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