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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 = Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at 4:26:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 33%

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 Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at 16:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 15' North, Longitude: 5° 36' East

The ground speed is currently 424.11 meters/second, 1526.8 kilometres/hour, 948.7 miles/hour or 824.4 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.81 miWest0° 00' 03.1"0.06 miSouth15.81 mi
1 hour14° 31' 19.5"948.43 miWest0° 03' 14.8"3.72 miSouth948.59 mi
24 hours11° 23' 30.8"744.08 miEast1° 41' 42.6"116.59 miSouth756.83 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArlitTue 5:26 PM196 km122 miles106 nmEast-southeast ESE
AgadezTue 5:26 PM356 km221 miles192 nmSoutheast SE
TamanrassetTue 5:26 PM392 km244 miles212 nmNorth N
MaradiTue 5:26 PM656 km408 miles354 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ZinderTue 5:26 PM702 km436 miles379 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NiameyTue 5:26 PM736 km457 miles397 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KanoTue 5:26 PM862 km536 miles465 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KandiTue 5:26 PM943 km586 miles509 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TimbuktuTue 4:26 PM952 km591 miles514 nmWest-southwest WSW
KadunaTue 5:26 PM985 km612 miles532 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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