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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 Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 11:34:00 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 hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

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 Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 11:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 01' North, Longitude: 18° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.82 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
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.25 miwest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 minorth16.25 mi
1 hour14° 31' 23.2"974.70 miwest0° 07' 52.0"9.02 minorth974.46 mi
24 hours11° 30' 16.9"772.17 mieast2° 47' 45.5"192.24 minorth790.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MoussoroThu 12:34 PM194 km121 miles105 nmWest-southwest WSW
MongoThu 12:34 PM208 km129 miles112 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AbéchéThu 12:34 PM280 km174 miles151 nmEast E
NdjamenaThu 12:34 PM405 km252 miles219 nmWest-southwest WSW
Faya-LargeauThu 12:34 PM442 km275 miles239 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FadaThu 12:34 PM501 km311 miles270 nmNortheast NE
SarhThu 12:34 PM539 km335 miles291 nmSouth S
MarouaThu 12:34 PM569 km354 miles307 nmSouthwest SW
MaiduguriThu 12:34 PM603 km375 miles326 nmWest-southwest WSW
BiraoThu 12:34 PM643 km400 miles347 nmSoutheast SE

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