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 10:38:00 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 10:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 59' ||North|
|Longitude: ||1° 24' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.92 meters/second, 1576.5 km/hour, 979.6 miles/hour or 851.2 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"||979.47 mi||west||0° 08' 17.7"||9.50 mi||north||979.25 mi|
|24 hours||11° 21' 37.0"||765.84 mi||east||2° 59' 52.7"||206.13 mi||north||788.30 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Niamey||Wed 11:38 AM||97 km||60 miles||52 nm|| NE|
|Ouagadougou||Wed 10:38 AM||325 km||202 miles||176 nm|| WSW|
|Kara||Wed 10:38 AM||380 km||236 miles||205 nm|| S|
|Sokoto||Wed 11:38 AM||417 km||259 miles||225 nm|| E|
|Koudougou||Wed 10:38 AM||417 km||259 miles||225 nm|| W|
|Parakou||Wed 11:38 AM||425 km||264 miles||229 nm|| SSE|
|Sokodé||Wed 10:38 AM||443 km||275 miles||239 nm|| S|
|Tamale||Wed 10:38 AM||465 km||289 miles||251 nm|| SSW|
|Maradi||Wed 11:38 AM||621 km||386 miles||335 nm|| E|
|Bobo-Dioulasso||Wed 10:38 AM||651 km||404 miles||351 nm|| WSW|
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