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 Tuesday, July 30, 2013 at 05:44:00 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 Tuesday, July 30, 2013 at 05:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 43' ||North|
|Longitude: ||6° 09' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.39 meters/second, 1556.6 km/hour, 967.2 miles/hour or 840.5 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' 31.2"||16.12 mi||west||0° 00' 06.7"||0.13 mi||north||16.12 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 19.6"||967.06 mi||west||0° 06' 38.2"||7.61 mi||north||966.83 mi|
|24 hours||11° 29' 56.7"||765.81 mi||east||2° 16' 36.8"||156.58 mi||north||777.26 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Agadez||Tue 6:44 AM||240 km||149 miles||130 nm|| NE|
|Maradi||Tue 6:44 AM||266 km||165 miles||144 nm|| SSE|
|Sokoto||Tue 6:44 AM||310 km||193 miles||167 nm|| SSW|
|Zinder||Tue 6:44 AM||371 km||231 miles||200 nm|| SE|
|Kano||Tue 6:44 AM||484 km||301 miles||261 nm|| SSE|
|Niamey||Tue 6:44 AM||499 km||310 miles||270 nm|| WSW|
|Kaduna||Tue 6:44 AM||591 km||367 miles||319 nm|| SSE|
|Abuja||Tue 6:44 AM||732 km||455 miles||395 nm|| S|
|Parakou||Tue 6:44 AM||803 km||499 miles||434 nm|| SSW|
|Kara||Tue 5:44 AM||870 km||541 miles||470 nm|| SW|
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