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 09:46:00 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 09:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 52' ||North|
|Longitude: ||13° 60' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.13 meters/second, 1577.3 km/hour, 980.1 miles/hour or 851.7 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' 31.7"||16.34 mi||west||0° 00' 08.4"||0.16 mi||north||16.34 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 48.8"||979.96 mi||west||0° 08' 21.1"||9.57 mi||north||979.74 mi|
|24 hours||11° 21' 15.2"||765.80 mi||east||3° 01' 21.6"||207.83 mi||north||788.71 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Ndjamena||Wed 10:46 AM||142 km||88 miles||77 nm|| SE|
|Garoua||Wed 10:46 AM||399 km||248 miles||215 nm|| S|
|Moundou||Wed 10:46 AM||526 km||327 miles||284 nm|| SSE|
|Zinder||Wed 10:46 AM||552 km||343 miles||298 nm|| WNW|
|Kano||Wed 10:46 AM||603 km||375 miles||326 nm|| W|
|Sarh||Wed 10:46 AM||632 km||392 miles||341 nm|| SE|
|Maradi||Wed 10:46 AM||750 km||466 miles||405 nm|| W|
|Kaduna||Wed 10:46 AM||760 km||472 miles||410 nm|| WSW|
|Agadez||Wed 10:46 AM||790 km||491 miles||427 nm|| NW|
|Abuja||Wed 10:46 AM||849 km||527 miles||458 nm|| WSW|
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