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 10:48:00 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 10:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 00' ||North|
|Longitude: ||1° 01' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.88 meters/second, 1576.4 km/hour, 979.5 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' 47.7"||979.38 mi||west||0° 08' 16.9"||9.49 mi||north||979.15 mi|
|24 hours||11° 21' 41.2"||765.85 mi||east||2° 59' 35.4"||205.80 mi||north||788.22 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Ouagadougou||Wed 10:48 AM||89 km||55 miles||48 nm|| SW|
|Koudougou||Wed 10:48 AM||168 km||105 miles||91 nm|| WSW|
|Niamey||Wed 11:48 AM||344 km||214 miles||186 nm|| E|
|Tamale||Wed 10:48 AM||399 km||248 miles||215 nm|| S|
|Bobo-Dioulasso||Wed 10:48 AM||409 km||254 miles||221 nm|| WSW|
|Kara||Wed 10:48 AM||452 km||281 miles||244 nm|| SSE|
|Koutiala||Wed 10:48 AM||488 km||303 miles||263 nm|| W|
|Sokodé||Wed 10:48 AM||503 km||313 miles||272 nm|| SSE|
|Sikasso||Wed 10:48 AM||540 km||336 miles||292 nm|| WSW|
|Parakou||Wed 11:48 AM||568 km||353 miles||307 nm|| SE|
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