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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 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
KandiThu 1:44 PM395 km246 miles213 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KoudougouThu 12:44 PM425 km264 miles230 nmWest-southwest WSW
MangoThu 12:44 PM427 km265 miles230 nmSouth S
NatitingouThu 1:44 PM430 km267 miles232 nmSouth S
SokotoThu 1:44 PM472 km293 miles255 nmEast-southeast ESE
DjougouThu 1:44 PM499 km310 miles270 nmSouth S
KaraThu 12:44 PM512 km318 miles277 nmSouth S
ParakouThu 1:44 PM563 km350 miles304 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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