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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 Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 12:24:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun 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: Moon 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.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 3%

Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:53 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 12:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 04' North, Longitude: 14° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.77 meters/second, 1601.2 km/hour, 994.9 miles/hour or 864.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.58 miwest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 minorth16.58 mi
1 hour14° 31' 30.7"994.79 miwest0° 10' 23.3"11.90 minorth994.65 mi
24 hours11° 23' 26.4"780.13 mieast3° 54' 00.9"268.06 minorth820.78 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NgaoundéréWed 1:24 PM106 km66 miles57 nmSouthwest SW
GarouaWed 1:24 PM161 km100 miles87 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MoundouWed 1:24 PM216 km134 miles117 nmEast-northeast ENE
MarouaWed 1:24 PM281 km175 miles152 nmNorth N
BozoumWed 1:24 PM311 km193 miles168 nmSoutheast SE
JalingoWed 1:24 PM323 km201 miles175 nmWest-northwest WNW
BertouaWed 1:24 PM390 km242 miles211 nmSouth S
MaiduguriWed 1:24 PM431 km268 miles233 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BerbératiWed 1:24 PM457 km284 miles247 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NdjamenaWed 1:24 PM457 km284 miles247 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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