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 11:48:00 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.
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 11:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 19' ||North|
|Longitude: ||7° 21' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.28 meters/second, 1534.6 km/hour, 953.6 miles/hour or 828.6 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"||15.89 mi||west||0° 00' 04.5"||0.09 mi||north||15.89 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 59.1"||953.35 mi||west||0° 04' 28.0"||5.12 mi||north||953.16 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 01.4"||765.20 mi||east||1° 22' 19.5"||94.38 mi||north||767.92 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Agadez||Fri 12:48 PM||164 km||102 miles||88 nm|| SSE|
|Zinder||Fri 12:48 PM||529 km||329 miles||286 nm|| SSE|
|Maradi||Fri 12:48 PM||534 km||332 miles||289 nm|| S|
|Kano||Fri 12:48 PM||710 km||441 miles||384 nm|| S|
|Niamey||Fri 12:48 PM||773 km||480 miles||417 nm|| SW|
|Kaduna||Fri 12:48 PM||863 km||536 miles||466 nm|| S|
|Abuja||Fri 12:48 PM||1012 km||629 miles||546 nm|| S|
|Ndjamena||Fri 12:48 PM||1075 km||668 miles||581 nm|| SE|
|Ouagadougou||Fri 11:48 AM||1158 km||720 miles||625 nm|| WSW|
|Lagos||Fri 12:48 PM||1383 km||859 miles||747 nm|| SSW|
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