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 12:18:00 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 12:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 21' ||North|
|Longitude: ||0° 06' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.19 meters/second, 1534.3 km/hour, 953.4 miles/hour or 828.4 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' 58.8"||953.14 mi||west||0° 04' 25.4"||5.07 mi||north||952.95 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 07.3"||765.14 mi||east||1° 21' 14.0"||93.13 mi||north||767.75 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Niamey||Fri 1:18 PM||578 km||359 miles||312 nm|| SSE|
|Ouagadougou||Fri 12:18 PM||685 km||426 miles||370 nm|| SSW|
|Koudougou||Fri 12:18 PM||725 km||451 miles||392 nm|| SSW|
|Agadez||Fri 1:18 PM||851 km||529 miles||460 nm|| E|
|Koutiala||Fri 12:18 PM||890 km||553 miles||481 nm|| SW|
|Maradi||Fri 1:18 PM||923 km||574 miles||499 nm|| SE|
|Bobo-Dioulasso||Fri 12:18 PM||923 km||574 miles||499 nm|| SSW|
|Kara||Fri 12:18 PM||982 km||610 miles||530 nm|| S|
|Tamale||Fri 12:18 PM||996 km||619 miles||538 nm|| S|
|Sikasso||Fri 12:18 PM||996 km||619 miles||538 nm|| SW|
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