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 18, 2013 at 18:32:00 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: 53%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, April 18, 2013 at 18:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 49' ||North|
|Longitude: ||2° 34' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.61 meters/second, 1564.6 km/hour, 972.2 miles/hour or 844.8 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' 32.0"||16.20 mi||west||0° 00' 07.2"||0.14 mi||south||16.20 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 06.8"||972.06 mi||west||0° 07' 16.7"||8.34 mi||south||972.36 mi|
|24 hours||11° 06' 51.1"||743.33 mi||east||3° 13' 28.8"||221.69 mi||south||780.58 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Timbuktu||Thu 6:32 PM||221 km||137 miles||119 nm|| NNW|
|Koudougou||Thu 6:32 PM||286 km||178 miles||154 nm|| S|
|Ouagadougou||Thu 6:32 PM||294 km||183 miles||159 nm|| SSE|
|Koutiala||Thu 6:32 PM||414 km||257 miles||224 nm|| SW|
|Bobo-Dioulasso||Thu 6:32 PM||445 km||276 miles||240 nm|| SSW|
|Sikasso||Thu 6:32 PM||515 km||320 miles||278 nm|| SW|
|Niamey||Thu 7:32 PM||525 km||326 miles||284 nm|| ESE|
|Mango||Thu 6:32 PM||594 km||369 miles||321 nm|| SE|
|Tamale||Thu 6:32 PM||628 km||390 miles||339 nm|| SSE|
|Bamako||Thu 6:32 PM||635 km||395 miles||343 nm|| WSW|
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