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 Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 11:58:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 11:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 07' ||North|
|Longitude: ||6° 36' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.53 meters/second, 1553.5 km/hour, 965.3 miles/hour or 838.8 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' 31.3"||16.09 mi||west||0° 00' 06.4"||0.12 mi||north||16.09 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 21.3"||965.14 mi||west||0° 06' 27.9"||7.41 mi||north||964.91 mi|
|24 hours||11° 31' 59.5"||766.54 mi||east||2° 12' 30.2"||151.88 mi||north||777.06 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bamako||Thu 11:58 AM||413 km||257 miles||223 nm|| SSW|
|Koutiala||Thu 11:58 AM||431 km||268 miles||233 nm|| SSE|
|Sikasso||Thu 11:58 AM||542 km||337 miles||292 nm|| S|
|Bobo-Dioulasso||Thu 11:58 AM||602 km||374 miles||325 nm|| SSE|
|Koudougou||Thu 11:58 AM||627 km||389 miles||338 nm|| SE|
|Ouagadougou||Thu 11:58 AM||687 km||427 miles||371 nm|| SE|
|Gabú||Thu 11:58 AM||926 km||575 miles||500 nm|| WSW|
|Bouaké||Thu 11:58 AM||948 km||589 miles||512 nm|| S|
|Nzérékoré||Thu 11:58 AM||957 km||595 miles||517 nm|| SSW|
|Tamale||Thu 11:58 AM||971 km||603 miles||524 nm|| SE|
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