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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
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 Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 10:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 6° 15' North
Longitude: 17° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.67 meters/second, 1608.0 km/hour, 999.2 miles/hour or 868.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.65 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 minorth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 31' 46.3"999.14 miwest0° 10' 38.7"12.19 minorth999.04 mi
24 hours11° 18' 12.3"777.30 mieast4° 03' 22.5"278.77 minorth822.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BerbératiTue 11:04 AM262 km163 miles141 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BimboTue 11:04 AM264 km164 miles143 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BanguiTue 11:04 AM265 km164 miles143 nmSoutheast SE
MoundouTue 11:04 AM280 km174 miles151 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SarhTue 11:04 AM352 km219 miles190 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BambariTue 11:04 AM402 km250 miles217 nmEast E
ImpfondoTue 11:04 AM523 km325 miles282 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GarouaTue 11:04 AM528 km328 miles285 nmNorthwest NW
YaoundéTue 11:04 AM671 km417 miles362 nmWest-southwest WSW
NdjamenaTue 11:04 AM686 km426 miles370 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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