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 12:28:00 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 12:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 22' ||North|
|Longitude: ||2° 20' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.15 meters/second, 1534.2 km/hour, 953.3 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' 58.7"||953.07 mi||west||0° 04' 24.5"||5.06 mi||north||952.88 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 09.1"||765.12 mi||east||1° 20' 52.0"||92.71 mi||north||767.69 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Timbuktu||Fri 12:28 PM||191 km||118 miles||103 nm|| SSW|
|Ouagadougou||Fri 12:28 PM||669 km||416 miles||361 nm|| S|
|Koudougou||Fri 12:28 PM||677 km||421 miles||366 nm|| S|
|Niamey||Fri 1:28 PM||717 km||446 miles||387 nm|| SE|
|Koutiala||Fri 12:28 PM||743 km||462 miles||401 nm|| SSW|
|Bobo-Dioulasso||Fri 12:28 PM||823 km||511 miles||444 nm|| SSW|
|Sikasso||Fri 12:28 PM||860 km||534 miles||464 nm|| SSW|
|Bamako||Fri 12:28 PM||878 km||546 miles||474 nm|| SW|
|Tamale||Fri 12:28 PM||1005 km||624 miles||543 nm|| S|
|Yamoussoukro||Fri 12:28 PM||1317 km||818 miles||711 nm|| SSW|
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