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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 phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:36 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, April 18, 2013 at 12:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 11:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 01' North, Longitude: 17° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.81 meters/second, 1568.9 km/hour, 974.9 miles/hour or 847.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.25 miwest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 minorth16.25 mi
1 hour14° 31' 23.2"974.75 miwest0° 07' 52.0"9.01 minorth974.52 mi
24 hours11° 30' 17.4"772.22 mieast2° 47' 43.3"192.21 minorth790.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NdjamenaThu 12:34 PM381 km237 miles206 nmWest-southwest WSW
SarhThu 12:34 PM541 km336 miles292 nmSouth S
MaiduguriThu 12:34 PM576 km358 miles311 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoundouThu 12:34 PM638 km396 miles344 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Al-FashirThu 2:34 PM799 km497 miles432 nmEast E
ZinderThu 12:34 PM971 km604 miles524 nmWest W
KanoThu 12:34 PM1050 km652 miles567 nmWest-southwest WSW
BanguiThu 12:34 PM1070 km665 miles578 nmSouth S
AbujaThu 12:34 PM1293 km803 miles698 nmWest-southwest WSW
YaoundéThu 12:34 PM1330 km826 miles718 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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