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 Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at 16:26:00 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: 33%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at 16:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 15' ||North|
|Longitude: ||5° 20' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.11 meters/second, 1526.8 km/hour, 948.7 miles/hour or 824.4 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"||15.81 mi||west||0° 00' 03.1"||0.06 mi||south||15.81 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 19.5"||948.50 mi||west||0° 03' 14.9"||3.73 mi||south||948.66 mi|
|24 hours||11° 23' 30.3"||744.13 mi||east||1° 41' 44.9"||116.64 mi||south||756.88 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Agadez||Tue 5:26 PM||377 km||234 miles||204 nm|| SE|
|Maradi||Tue 5:26 PM||664 km||413 miles||358 nm|| SSE|
|Zinder||Tue 5:26 PM||717 km||446 miles||387 nm|| SSE|
|Niamey||Tue 5:26 PM||722 km||448 miles||390 nm|| SSW|
|Kano||Tue 5:26 PM||871 km||541 miles||470 nm|| SSE|
|Kaduna||Tue 5:26 PM||992 km||616 miles||535 nm|| SSE|
|Ouagadougou||Tue 4:26 PM||1058 km||657 miles||571 nm|| SW|
|Abuja||Tue 5:26 PM||1132 km||703 miles||611 nm|| S|
|Ndjamena||Tue 5:26 PM||1307 km||812 miles||706 nm|| SE|
|Lagos||Tue 5:26 PM||1431 km||889 miles||773 nm|| S|
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