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 13:34:00 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: 5%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, April 12, 2013 at 13:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 01' ||North|
|Longitude: ||0° 27' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.40 meters/second, 1545.9 km/hour, 960.5 miles/hour or 834.7 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' 31.1"||16.01 mi||west||0° 00' 05.9"||0.11 mi||north||16.01 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 03.4"||960.37 mi||west||0° 05' 49.0"||6.67 mi||north||960.14 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 23.2"||768.96 mi||east||1° 55' 32.9"||132.46 mi||north||776.24 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Niamey||Fri 2:34 PM||427 km||265 miles||230 nm|| SSE|
|Ouagadougou||Fri 1:34 PM||556 km||346 miles||300 nm|| SSW|
|Koudougou||Fri 1:34 PM||608 km||378 miles||328 nm|| SSW|
|Agadez||Fri 2:34 PM||803 km||499 miles||434 nm|| E|
|Maradi||Fri 2:34 PM||814 km||506 miles||440 nm|| ESE|
|Koutiala||Fri 1:34 PM||817 km||508 miles||441 nm|| SW|
|Bobo-Dioulasso||Fri 1:34 PM||823 km||512 miles||444 nm|| SW|
|Kara||Fri 1:34 PM||830 km||516 miles||448 nm|| S|
|Tamale||Fri 1:34 PM||853 km||530 miles||461 nm|| S|
|Parakou||Fri 2:34 PM||882 km||548 miles||476 nm|| SSE|
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