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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 11:36:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, April 18, 2013 at 12:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 11:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 32' North, Longitude: 6° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.73 meters/second, 1590.2 km/hour, 988.1 miles/hour or 858.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.47 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.47 mi
1 hour14° 31' 39.5"987.96 miwest0° 09' 25.7"10.80 minorth987.76 mi
24 hours11° 23' 08.1"774.31 mieast3° 29' 01.5"239.47 minorth805.86 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KadunaWed 12:36 PM116 km72 miles63 nmEast E
ZariaWed 12:36 PM156 km97 miles84 nmEast-northeast ENE
AbujaWed 12:36 PM203 km126 miles110 nmSoutheast SE
KanoWed 12:36 PM284 km177 miles153 nmNortheast NE
SokotoWed 12:36 PM305 km190 miles165 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaradiWed 12:36 PM337 km209 miles182 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KandiWed 12:36 PM382 km237 miles206 nmWest W
MakurdiWed 12:36 PM390 km242 miles210 nmSoutheast SE
ParakouWed 12:36 PM432 km268 miles233 nmWest-southwest WSW
IbadanWed 12:36 PM443 km275 miles239 nmSouthwest SW

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