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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 7:51 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:27 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 13:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 10' North, Longitude: 5° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.14 meters/second, 1580.9 km/hour, 982.3 miles/hour or 853.6 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' 08.8"0.17 minorth16.37 mi
1 hour14° 31' 29.5"982.22 miwest0° 08' 54.0"10.20 minorth982.00 mi
24 hours11° 25' 56.2"773.12 mieast3° 13' 59.5"222.29 minorth799.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SokotoThu 2:44 PM124 km77 miles67 nmNorthwest NW
MaradiThu 2:44 PM194 km121 miles105 nmNortheast NE
ZariaThu 2:44 PM229 km142 miles124 nmEast-southeast ESE
KadunaThu 2:44 PM246 km153 miles133 nmSoutheast SE
KanoThu 2:44 PM282 km175 miles152 nmEast E
KandiThu 2:44 PM346 km215 miles187 nmWest-southwest WSW
AbujaThu 2:44 PM358 km222 miles193 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ZinderThu 2:44 PM378 km235 miles204 nmEast-northeast ENE
NiameyThu 2:44 PM440 km274 miles238 nmWest-northwest WNW
ParakouThu 2:44 PM478 km297 miles258 nmSouthwest SW
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