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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 1:34:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 13:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 17' North, Longitude: 10° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.31 meters/second, 1567.1 km/hour, 973.8 miles/hour or 846.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.23 miWest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 miNorth16.23 mi
1 hour14° 31' 21.7"973.55 miWest0° 07' 43.3"8.85 miNorth973.31 mi
24 hours11° 30' 53.7"771.97 miEast2° 43' 59.1"187.92 miNorth789.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TambacoundaThu 1:34 PM315 km196 miles170 nmWest W
BamakoThu 1:34 PM353 km220 miles191 nmEast-southeast ESE
GabúThu 1:34 PM432 km268 miles233 nmWest-southwest WSW
TidjikjaThu 1:34 PM478 km297 miles258 nmNorth N
BafatáThu 1:34 PM478 km297 miles258 nmWest-southwest WSW
KindiaThu 1:34 PM519 km323 miles280 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FarafenniThu 1:34 PM524 km326 miles283 nmWest W
BokéThu 1:34 PM530 km329 miles286 nmSouthwest SW
ToubaThu 1:34 PM551 km342 miles298 nmWest W
BissauThu 1:34 PM584 km363 miles315 nmWest-southwest WSW

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