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 09:48:00 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: 2%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 09:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 52' ||North|
|Longitude: ||13° 31' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.13 meters/second, 1577.3 km/hour, 980.1 miles/hour or 851.6 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"||16.33 mi||west||0° 00' 08.4"||0.16 mi||north||16.34 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 48.6"||979.94 mi||west||0° 08' 20.9"||9.57 mi||north||979.72 mi|
|24 hours||11° 21' 16.0"||765.80 mi||east||3° 01' 18.2"||207.76 mi||north||788.69 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Maiduguri||Wed 10:48 AM||120 km||75 miles||65 nm|| SSW|
|Ndjamena||Wed 10:48 AM||187 km||116 miles||101 nm|| ESE|
|Garoua||Wed 10:48 AM||394 km||245 miles||213 nm|| S|
|Jalingo||Wed 10:48 AM||498 km||309 miles||269 nm|| SSW|
|Zinder||Wed 10:48 AM||501 km||311 miles||270 nm|| WNW|
|Kano||Wed 10:48 AM||551 km||343 miles||298 nm|| W|
|Moundou||Wed 10:48 AM||551 km||343 miles||298 nm|| SSE|
|Zaria||Wed 10:48 AM||663 km||412 miles||358 nm|| WSW|
|Sarh||Wed 10:48 AM||673 km||418 miles||363 nm|| SE|
|Maradi||Wed 10:48 AM||698 km||434 miles||377 nm|| W|
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