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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 12:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 08' North, Longitude: 4° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.58 meters/second, 1568.1 km/hour, 974.4 miles/hour or 846.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.24 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 minorth16.24 mi
1 hour14° 31' 22.5"974.24 miwest0° 07' 48.0"8.94 minorth974.00 mi
24 hours11° 30' 33.8"772.13 mieast2° 46' 01.8"190.28 minorth790.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SokotoThu 1:28 PM125 km78 miles67 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaradiThu 1:28 PM248 km154 miles134 nmEast-southeast ESE
NiameyThu 1:28 PM310 km192 miles167 nmWest-southwest WSW
KandiThu 1:28 PM396 km246 miles214 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ZinderThu 1:28 PM443 km275 miles239 nmEast E
AgadezThu 1:28 PM456 km283 miles246 nmNortheast NE
ZariaThu 1:28 PM456 km284 miles246 nmSoutheast SE
KanoThu 1:28 PM458 km284 miles247 nmEast-southeast ESE
KadunaThu 1:28 PM486 km302 miles262 nmSoutheast SE
NatitingouThu 1:28 PM572 km355 miles309 nmSouthwest SW
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