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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 4%

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 Friday, April 12, 2013 at 12:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 54' North, Longitude: 16° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.66 meters/second, 1546.8 km/hour, 961.1 miles/hour or 835.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.02 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.11 minorth16.02 mi
1 hour14° 31' 04.2"960.93 miwest0° 05' 54.6"6.77 minorth960.71 mi
24 hours11° 37' 08.7"769.13 mieast1° 57' 52.6"135.12 minorth776.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Faya-LargeauFri 1:28 PM307 km191 miles166 nmEast-northeast ENE
MoussoroFri 1:28 PM361 km224 miles195 nmSouth S
NdjamenaFri 1:28 PM550 km342 miles297 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FadaFri 1:28 PM551 km342 miles298 nmEast E
MongoFri 1:28 PM577 km358 miles311 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AbéchéFri 1:28 PM584 km363 miles315 nmSoutheast SE
MaiduguriFri 1:28 PM662 km411 miles358 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ZinderFri 1:28 PM868 km539 miles468 nmWest-southwest WSW
SarhFri 1:28 PM885 km550 miles478 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AgadezFri 1:28 PM898 km558 miles485 nmWest W
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