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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: 4%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:37 AM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:36 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, April 8, 2013 at 10:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 52' North, Longitude: 3° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.00 meters/second, 1616.4 km/hour, 1004.4 miles/hour or 872.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.74 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 minorth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 31' 36.4"1004.37 miwest0° 11' 18.4"12.95 minorth1004.40 mi
24 hours11° 18' 54.6"782.32 mieast4° 24' 42.5"303.17 minorth837.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
São ToméMon 10:14 AM413 km257 miles223 nmEast-southeast ESE
Santo António (Príncipe)Mon 10:14 AM455 km282 miles245 nmEast E
LagosMon 11:14 AM508 km316 miles274 nmNorth N
CotonouMon 11:14 AM509 km316 miles275 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Porto NovoMon 11:14 AM518 km322 miles280 nmNorth N
Port HarcourtMon 11:14 AM522 km324 miles282 nmNortheast NE
LomeMon 10:14 AM528 km328 miles285 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Benin CityMon 11:14 AM556 km346 miles300 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AccraMon 10:14 AM567 km352 miles306 nmNorthwest NW
OwerriMon 11:14 AM573 km356 miles310 nmNortheast NE
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