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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: 7%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:15 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:29 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 09:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 06' North, Longitude: 12° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.87 meters/second, 1597.9 km/hour, 992.9 miles/hour or 862.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.55 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 minorth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 32' 07.8"992.84 miwest0° 09' 45.0"11.17 minorth992.68 mi
24 hours11° 12' 01.6"765.06 mieast3° 39' 10.4"251.09 minorth801.01 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GarouaTue 10:04 AM52 km32 miles28 nmEast-northeast ENE
JalingoTue 10:04 AM178 km111 miles96 nmWest W
MaiduguriTue 10:04 AM302 km188 miles163 nmNorth N
MoundouTue 10:04 AM347 km215 miles187 nmEast E
NdjamenaTue 10:04 AM403 km250 miles218 nmNortheast NE
BamendaTue 10:04 AM467 km290 miles252 nmSouthwest SW
MakurdiTue 10:04 AM512 km318 miles276 nmWest-southwest WSW
KanoTue 10:04 AM583 km362 miles315 nmNorthwest NW
SarhTue 10:04 AM596 km370 miles322 nmEast E
YaoundéTue 10:04 AM603 km375 miles326 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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