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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: 8%

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 Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 13:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 07' North, Longitude: 11° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.22 meters/second, 1581.2 km/hour, 982.5 miles/hour or 853.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.37 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 minorth16.38 mi
1 hour14° 31' 29.6"982.34 miwest0° 08' 55.4"10.22 minorth982.12 mi
24 hours11° 25' 52.7"773.16 mieast3° 14' 36.4"222.98 minorth799.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaiduguriThu 2:24 PM232 km144 miles125 nmEast E
KanoThu 2:24 PM275 km171 miles149 nmWest W
ZinderThu 2:24 PM291 km181 miles157 nmNorthwest NW
JalingoThu 2:24 PM358 km223 miles193 nmSouth S
ZariaThu 2:24 PM383 km238 miles207 nmWest-southwest WSW
MarouaThu 2:24 PM396 km246 miles214 nmEast-southeast ESE
GarouaThu 2:24 PM404 km251 miles218 nmSoutheast SE
KadunaThu 2:24 PM431 km268 miles233 nmWest-southwest WSW
NdjamenaThu 2:24 PM437 km271 miles236 nmEast E
MaradiThu 2:24 PM454 km282 miles245 nmWest-northwest WNW
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