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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 12:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 10' North
Longitude: 1° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.52 meters/second, 1567.9 km/hour, 974.2 miles/hour or 846.6 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' 22.2"974.08 miwest0° 07' 46.8"8.92 minorth973.85 mi
24 hours11° 30' 38.7"772.10 mieast2° 45' 31.6"189.70 minorth790.22 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NiameyThu 1:44 PM138 km86 miles74 nmEast-southeast ESE
OuagadougouThu 12:44 PM342 km212 miles185 nmSouthwest SW
KoudougouThu 12:44 PM425 km264 miles230 nmWest-southwest WSW
SokotoThu 1:44 PM472 km293 miles255 nmEast-southeast ESE
KaraThu 12:44 PM512 km318 miles277 nmSouth S
ParakouThu 1:44 PM563 km350 miles304 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TamaleThu 12:44 PM566 km352 miles305 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SokodéThu 12:44 PM574 km357 miles310 nmSouth S
MaradiThu 1:44 PM661 km411 miles357 nmEast E
Bobo-DioulassoThu 12:44 PM666 km414 miles360 nmWest-southwest WSW
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