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, May 7, 2013 at 09:48:00 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: 7%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 09:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 14' ||North|
|Longitude: ||2° 18' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.72 meters/second, 1597.4 km/hour, 992.6 miles/hour or 862.5 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"||16.54 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||north||16.54 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 07.4"||992.50 mi||west||0° 09' 42.8"||11.13 mi||north||992.34 mi|
|24 hours||11° 12' 15.1"||765.06 mi||east||3° 38' 11.0"||249.96 mi||north||800.63 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Parakou||Tue 10:48 AM||37 km||23 miles||20 nm|| ENE|
|Kara||Tue 9:48 AM||128 km||79 miles||69 nm|| WNW|
|Sokodé||Tue 9:48 AM||131 km||81 miles||71 nm|| WSW|
|Abeokuta||Tue 10:48 AM||256 km||159 miles||138 nm|| SSE|
|Ibadan||Tue 10:48 AM||270 km||168 miles||146 nm|| SE|
|Porto Novo||Tue 10:48 AM||306 km||190 miles||165 nm|| S|
|Cotonou||Tue 10:48 AM||316 km||196 miles||171 nm|| S|
|Lagos||Tue 10:48 AM||327 km||203 miles||177 nm|| SSE|
|Tamale||Tue 9:48 AM||347 km||215 miles||187 nm|| W|
|Lome||Tue 9:48 AM||363 km||225 miles||196 nm|| SSW|
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