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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 11:38:00 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 11:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 33' North, Longitude: 5° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.72 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' 39.4"987.94 miwest0° 09' 25.4"10.80 minorth987.75 mi
24 hours11° 23' 08.6"774.31 mieast3° 28' 58.3"239.41 minorth805.84 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KadunaWed 12:38 PM169 km105 miles91 nmEast E
ZariaWed 12:38 PM206 km128 miles111 nmEast-northeast ENE
AbujaWed 12:38 PM239 km149 miles129 nmSoutheast SE
SokotoWed 12:38 PM287 km178 miles155 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KanoWed 12:38 PM329 km204 miles178 nmEast-northeast ENE
KandiWed 12:38 PM330 km205 miles178 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaradiWed 12:38 PM352 km219 miles190 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ParakouWed 12:38 PM382 km237 miles206 nmWest-southwest WSW
IbadanWed 12:38 PM413 km257 miles223 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MakurdiWed 12:38 PM424 km264 miles229 nmSoutheast SE

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