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|
|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|
|Koudougou||Wed 10:36 AM||469 km||291 miles||253 nm|| W|
|Tamale||Wed 10:36 AM||495 km||307 miles||267 nm|| SW|
|Maradi||Wed 11:36 AM||568 km||353 miles||307 nm|| E|
|Ibadan||Wed 11:36 AM||658 km||409 miles||355 nm|| SSE|
|Abeokuta||Wed 11:36 AM||663 km||412 miles||358 nm|| SSE|
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