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 10:36:00 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 10:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 58' ||North|
|Longitude: ||1° 53' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.93 meters/second, 1576.5 km/hour, 979.6 miles/hour or 851.3 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' 08.2"||0.16 mi||north||16.33 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 47.8"||979.49 mi||west||0° 08' 17.8"||9.51 mi||north||979.26 mi|
|24 hours||11° 21' 36.2"||765.84 mi||east||2° 59' 56.1"||206.19 mi||north||788.32 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Niamey||Wed 11:36 AM||64 km||40 miles||35 nm|| NNE|
|Kandi||Wed 11:36 AM||234 km||145 miles||126 nm|| SSE|
|Natitingou||Wed 11:36 AM||301 km||187 miles||162 nm|| S|
|Mango||Wed 10:36 AM||328 km||204 miles||177 nm|| SSW|
|Djougou||Wed 11:36 AM||363 km||225 miles||196 nm|| S|
|Sokoto||Wed 11:36 AM||364 km||226 miles||197 nm|| E|
|Ouagadougou||Wed 10:36 AM||377 km||234 miles||204 nm|| W|
|Kara||Wed 10:36 AM||387 km||240 miles||209 nm|| SSW|
|Parakou||Wed 11:36 AM||410 km||255 miles||222 nm|| SSE|
|Sokodé||Wed 10:36 AM||449 km||279 miles||242 nm|| S|
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