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 Friday, May 10, 2013 at 11:28:00 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 Friday, May 10, 2013 at 11:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 18' ||North|
|Longitude: ||12° 11' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.34 meters/second, 1534.8 km/hour, 953.7 miles/hour or 828.7 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' 30.9"||15.90 mi||west||0° 00' 04.5"||0.09 mi||north||15.90 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 59.4"||953.50 mi||west||0° 04' 29.8"||5.16 mi||north||953.31 mi|
|24 hours||11° 38' 57.4"||765.24 mi||east||1° 23' 03.2"||95.22 mi||north||768.04 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Agadez||Fri 12:28 PM||469 km||292 miles||253 nm|| WSW|
|Zinder||Fri 12:28 PM||603 km||375 miles||326 nm|| SW|
|Ndjamena||Fri 12:28 PM||750 km||466 miles||405 nm|| SSE|
|Maradi||Fri 12:28 PM||761 km||473 miles||411 nm|| SW|
|Kano||Fri 12:28 PM||800 km||497 miles||432 nm|| SSW|
|Kaduna||Fri 12:28 PM||1001 km||622 miles||540 nm|| SSW|
|Abuja||Fri 12:28 PM||1145 km||711 miles||618 nm|| SSW|
|Niamey||Fri 12:28 PM||1201 km||747 miles||649 nm|| WSW|
|Yaoundé||Fri 12:28 PM||1599 km||994 miles||864 nm|| S|
|Ouagadougou||Fri 11:28 AM||1611 km||1001 miles||870 nm|| WSW|
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