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 12:38:00 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 12:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 23' ||North|
|Longitude: ||4° 45' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.12 meters/second, 1534.0 km/hour, 953.2 miles/hour or 828.3 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' 04.3"||0.08 mi||north||15.89 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 58.4"||953.00 mi||west||0° 04' 23.6"||5.04 mi||north||952.81 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 11.0"||765.11 mi||east||1° 20' 30.2"||92.29 mi||north||767.63 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Koutiala||Fri 12:38 PM||668 km||415 miles||361 nm|| S|
|Bamako||Fri 12:38 PM||724 km||450 miles||391 nm|| SSW|
|Koudougou||Fri 12:38 PM||725 km||450 miles||391 nm|| SSE|
|Ouagadougou||Fri 12:38 PM||750 km||466 miles||405 nm|| SSE|
|Sikasso||Fri 12:38 PM||789 km||490 miles||426 nm|| S|
|Bobo-Dioulasso||Fri 12:38 PM||798 km||496 miles||431 nm|| S|
|Niamey||Fri 1:38 PM||910 km||566 miles||492 nm|| SE|
|Nouakchott||Fri 12:38 PM||1188 km||738 miles||642 nm|| W|
|Yamoussoukro||Fri 12:38 PM||1280 km||796 miles||691 nm|| S|
|El Aaiún *||Fri 1:38 PM||1302 km||809 miles||703 nm|| NW|
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