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 Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 09:14:00 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: 3%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 09:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 47' ||North|
|Longitude: ||21° 45' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.27 meters/second, 1577.8 km/hour, 980.4 miles/hour or 851.9 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' 31.8"||16.34 mi||west||0° 00' 08.4"||0.16 mi||north||16.34 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 49.3"||980.26 mi||west||0° 08' 23.1"||9.61 mi||north||980.04 mi|
|24 hours||11° 21' 01.7"||765.78 mi||east||3° 02' 16.1"||208.86 mi||north||788.96 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Sarh||Wed 10:14 AM||545 km||338 miles||294 nm|| SW|
|Ndjamena||Wed 10:14 AM||731 km||454 miles||395 nm|| W|
|Moundou||Wed 10:14 AM||776 km||482 miles||419 nm|| SW|
|Wau||Wed 12:14 PM||886 km||550 miles||478 nm|| SE|
|Bangui||Wed 10:14 AM||995 km||618 miles||537 nm|| SSW|
|Bimbo||Wed 10:14 AM||1012 km||629 miles||547 nm|| SSW|
|Khartoum||Wed 12:14 PM||1205 km||749 miles||651 nm|| ENE|
|Juba||Wed 12:14 PM||1393 km||866 miles||752 nm|| SE|
|Kano||Wed 10:14 AM||1441 km||895 miles||778 nm|| W|
|Yaoundé||Wed 10:14 AM||1498 km||931 miles||809 nm|| SW|
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