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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 9:37 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, April 18, 2013 at 12:33 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° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.76 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' 23.1"974.56 miwest0° 07' 51.1"9.00 minorth974.32 mi
24 hours11° 30' 21.2"772.14 mieast2° 47' 19.2"191.74 minorth790.74 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 PM182 km113 miles98 nmEast-southeast ESE
NdjamenaThu 12:48 PM216 km134 miles116 nmSouth S
MaiduguriThu 12:48 PM307 km191 miles166 nmSouthwest SW
MarouaThu 12:48 PM385 km239 miles208 nmSouth S
MongoThu 12:48 PM464 km288 miles250 nmEast-southeast ESE
GarouaThu 12:48 PM549 km341 miles296 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MoundouThu 12:48 PM621 km386 miles335 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Faya-LargeauThu 12:48 PM625 km388 miles337 nmNortheast NE
ZinderThu 12:48 PM635 km394 miles343 nmWest W
AbéchéThu 12:48 PM646 km402 miles349 nmEast E
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