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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 11:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 6° 27' North
Longitude: 0° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.49 meters/second, 1607.4 km/hour, 998.8 miles/hour or 867.9 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' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 31' 46.3"998.74 miwest0° 10' 36.2"12.14 minorth998.63 mi
24 hours11° 18' 19.3"777.12 mieast4° 02' 03.0"277.26 minorth821.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AccraTue 11:14 AM107 km66 miles58 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LomeTue 11:14 AM126 km78 miles68 nmEast-southeast ESE
AtakpaméTue 11:14 AM163 km101 miles88 nmNortheast NE
KumasiTue 11:14 AM195 km121 miles105 nmWest W
BohiconTue 12:14 PM229 km142 miles124 nmEast-northeast ENE
CotonouTue 12:14 PM255 km159 miles138 nmEast E
Porto NovoTue 12:14 PM276 km171 miles149 nmEast E
SokodéTue 11:14 AM302 km188 miles163 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SavéTue 12:14 PM314 km195 miles170 nmNortheast NE
TamaleTue 11:14 AM344 km214 miles186 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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