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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 11:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 03' North, Longitude: 14° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.75 meters/second, 1568.7 km/hour, 974.8 miles/hour or 847.0 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' 22.9"974.62 miwest0° 07' 50.9"9.00 minorth974.38 mi
24 hours11° 30' 21.6"772.20 mieast2° 47' 17.0"191.71 minorth790.78 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MoussoroThu 12:48 PM211 km131 miles114 nmEast-southeast ESE
NdjamenaThu 12:48 PM221 km137 miles119 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaiduguriThu 12:48 PM290 km180 miles157 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MarouaThu 12:48 PM382 km238 miles206 nmSouth S
MongoThu 12:48 PM490 km305 miles265 nmEast-southeast ESE
GarouaThu 12:48 PM541 km336 miles292 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ZinderThu 12:48 PM605 km376 miles327 nmWest W
MoundouThu 12:48 PM628 km390 miles339 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Faya-LargeauThu 12:48 PM646 km401 miles349 nmNortheast NE
JalingoThu 12:48 PM670 km416 miles362 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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