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 17, 2013 at 16:34:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 45%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, May 17, 2013 at 16:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 26' ||North|
|Longitude: ||17° 34' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.82 meters/second, 1597.8 km/hour, 992.8 miles/hour or 862.7 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' 32.9"||16.55 mi||west||0° 00' 09.3"||0.18 mi||south||16.55 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 51.2"||992.74 mi||west||0° 09' 27.8"||10.84 mi||south||993.03 mi|
|24 hours||10° 53' 03.9"||742.79 mi||east||3° 59' 39.3"||274.50 mi||south||795.34 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Sarh||Fri 5:34 PM||96 km||59 miles||52 nm|| ESE|
|Moundou||Fri 5:34 PM||190 km||118 miles||103 nm|| WSW|
|Ndjamena||Fri 5:34 PM||404 km||251 miles||218 nm|| NW|
|Garoua||Fri 5:34 PM||458 km||284 miles||247 nm|| W|
|Bambari||Fri 5:34 PM||531 km||330 miles||287 nm|| SE|
|Maiduguri||Fri 5:34 PM||551 km||342 miles||297 nm|| WNW|
|Bangui||Fri 5:34 PM||571 km||355 miles||308 nm|| S|
|Bimbo||Fri 5:34 PM||580 km||360 miles||313 nm|| S|
|Berbérati||Fri 5:34 PM||605 km||376 miles||327 nm|| SSW|
|Jalingo||Fri 5:34 PM||685 km||425 miles||370 nm|| W|
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