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 Friday, April 12, 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 4%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, April 12, 2013 at 12:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 54' ||North|
|Longitude: ||16° 25' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.66 meters/second, 1546.8 km/hour, 961.1 miles/hour or 835.2 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' 31.1"||16.02 mi||west||0° 00' 06.0"||0.11 mi||north||16.02 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 04.2"||960.93 mi||west||0° 05' 54.6"||6.77 mi||north||960.71 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 08.7"||769.13 mi||east||1° 57' 52.6"||135.12 mi||north||776.81 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Ndjamena||Fri 1:28 PM||550 km||342 miles||297 nm|| SSW|
|Maiduguri||Fri 1:28 PM||662 km||411 miles||358 nm|| SSW|
|Zinder||Fri 1:28 PM||868 km||539 miles||468 nm|| WSW|
|Sarh||Fri 1:28 PM||885 km||550 miles||478 nm|| SSE|
|Agadez||Fri 1:28 PM||898 km||558 miles||485 nm|| W|
|Moundou||Fri 1:28 PM||923 km||574 miles||498 nm|| S|
|Kano||Fri 1:28 PM||1009 km||627 miles||545 nm|| WSW|
|Abuja||Fri 1:28 PM||1316 km||818 miles||711 nm|| SW|
|Bangui||Fri 1:28 PM||1407 km||874 miles||760 nm|| S|
|Yaoundé||Fri 1:28 PM||1540 km||957 miles||832 nm|| SSW|
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