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 Saturday, February 23, 2013 at 21:52:00 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: 96%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, February 23, 2013 at 21:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 19' ||North|
|Longitude: ||11° 09' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.93 meters/second, 1580.1 km/hour, 981.9 miles/hour or 853.2 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' 31.5"||16.36 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||south||16.37 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 33.5"||981.75 mi||west||0° 09' 01.5"||10.34 mi||south||982.09 mi|
|24 hours||11° 21' 01.8"||767.17 mi||east||3° 53' 11.6"||267.14 mi||south||817.13 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Zinder||Sat 10:52 PM||287 km||178 miles||155 nm|| NW|
|Kano||Sat 10:52 PM||289 km||180 miles||156 nm|| W|
|Garoua||Sat 10:52 PM||414 km||257 miles||223 nm|| SE|
|Ndjamena||Sat 10:52 PM||425 km||264 miles||229 nm|| E|
|Kaduna||Sat 10:52 PM||451 km||281 miles||244 nm|| WSW|
|Maradi||Sat 10:52 PM||459 km||285 miles||248 nm|| WNW|
|Abuja||Sat 10:52 PM||556 km||346 miles||300 nm|| SW|
|Agadez||Sat 10:52 PM||618 km||384 miles||334 nm|| NNW|
|Moundou||Sat 10:52 PM||679 km||422 miles||367 nm|| SE|
|Bamenda||Sat 10:52 PM||712 km||442 miles||384 nm|| S|
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