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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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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 3%
Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:51 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:27 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 12:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 8° 06' North
Longitude: 11° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.73 meters/second, 1601.0 km/hour, 994.8 miles/hour or 864.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.58 miwest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 minorth16.58 mi
1 hour14° 31' 30.8"994.78 miwest0° 10' 22.7"11.89 minorth994.64 mi
24 hours11° 23' 26.6"780.13 mieast3° 53' 45.4"267.78 minorth820.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JalingoWed 1:34 PM89 km55 miles48 nmNorth N
GarouaWed 1:34 PM249 km155 miles135 nmEast-northeast ENE
BamendaWed 1:34 PM279 km173 miles151 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MakurdiWed 1:34 PM329 km204 miles177 nmWest W
MaiduguriWed 1:34 PM452 km281 miles244 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YaoundéWed 1:34 PM470 km292 miles254 nmSouth S
EnuguWed 1:34 PM475 km295 miles257 nmWest-southwest WSW
AbujaWed 1:34 PM489 km304 miles264 nmWest-northwest WNW
DoualaWed 1:34 PM490 km305 miles265 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MoundouWed 1:34 PM508 km316 miles274 nmEast E
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