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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, April 13, 2013 at 14:34:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 10%

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 Saturday, April 13, 2013 at 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 00' North, Longitude: 2° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.51 meters/second, 1528.2 km/hour, 949.6 miles/hour or 825.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.83 miwest0° 00' 03.7"0.07 minorth15.83 mi
1 hour14° 30' 50.1"949.31 miwest0° 03' 36.2"4.13 minorth949.15 mi
24 hours11° 40' 44.0"763.96 mieast1° 00' 51.3"69.76 minorth764.78 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DoriSat 2:34 PM596 km370 miles322 nmSouth-southeast SSE
OuahigouyaSat 2:34 PM601 km373 miles324 nmSouth S
OuagadougouSat 2:34 PM737 km458 miles398 nmSouth S
KoudougouSat 2:34 PM747 km464 miles403 nmSouth S
NiameySat 3:34 PM761 km473 miles411 nmSoutheast SE
KoutialaSat 2:34 PM812 km505 miles439 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Fada N'gourmaSat 2:34 PM814 km506 miles439 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Bobo-DioulassoSat 2:34 PM895 km556 miles483 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SikassoSat 2:34 PM930 km578 miles502 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BamakoSat 2:34 PM940 km584 miles507 nmSouthwest SW
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