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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 11:48:00 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 11:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 34' North, Longitude: 3° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.68 meters/second, 1590.0 km/hour, 988.0 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' 09.3"0.18 minorth16.47 mi
1 hour14° 31' 39.4"987.85 miwest0° 09' 25.0"10.79 minorth987.66 mi
24 hours11° 23' 11.3"774.29 mieast3° 28' 42.7"239.11 minorth805.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KandiWed 12:48 PM85 km53 miles46 nmNorthwest NW
ParakouWed 12:48 PM165 km102 miles89 nmSouthwest SW
DjougouWed 12:48 PM220 km137 miles119 nmWest-southwest WSW
NatitingouWed 12:48 PM231 km143 miles125 nmWest W
KaraWed 11:48 AM274 km170 miles148 nmWest-southwest WSW
SavéWed 12:48 PM301 km187 miles162 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SokodéWed 11:48 AM310 km193 miles167 nmSouthwest SW
MangoWed 11:48 AM329 km204 miles177 nmWest W
SokotoWed 12:48 PM336 km209 miles182 nmNortheast NE
IbadanWed 12:48 PM357 km222 miles193 nmSouth S

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