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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 12:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 09' North, Longitude: 3° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.56 meters/second, 1568.0 km/hour, 974.3 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' 22.4"974.18 miwest0° 07' 47.7"8.93 minorth973.94 mi
24 hours11° 30' 35.8"772.12 mieast2° 45' 50.4"190.06 minorth790.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NiameyThu 1:34 PM161 km100 miles87 nmWest-southwest WSW
SokotoThu 1:34 PM228 km142 miles123 nmEast-southeast ESE
KandiThu 1:34 PM339 km211 miles183 nmSouth S
MaradiThu 1:34 PM401 km249 miles217 nmEast E
NatitingouThu 1:34 PM482 km299 miles260 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DjougouThu 1:34 PM529 km329 miles286 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MangoThu 12:34 PM530 km329 miles286 nmSouthwest SW
ParakouThu 1:34 PM540 km336 miles292 nmSouth S
KaraThu 12:34 PM566 km352 miles306 nmSouth-southwest SSW
OuagadougouThu 12:34 PM575 km357 miles310 nmWest-southwest WSW
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