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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 = Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 9:14:00 AM.

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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: 3%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:16 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 09:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 47' North, Longitude: 22° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.27 meters/second, 1577.8 km/hour, 980.4 miles/hour or 851.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.34 miWest0° 00' 08.4"0.16 miNorth16.34 mi
1 hour14° 31' 49.2"980.20 miWest0° 08' 23.2"9.61 miNorth979.98 mi
24 hours11° 21' 01.3"765.72 miEast3° 02' 18.0"208.89 miNorth788.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AbéchéWed 10:14 AM173 km107 miles93 nmNorthwest NW
BiraoWed 10:14 AM288 km179 miles155 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MongoWed 10:14 AM367 km228 miles198 nmWest W
Al-FashirWed 12:14 PM374 km232 miles202 nmEast-northeast ENE
FadaWed 10:14 AM489 km304 miles264 nmNorth N
SarhWed 10:14 AM565 km351 miles305 nmSouthwest SW
MoussoroWed 10:14 AM606 km377 miles327 nmWest W
Faya-LargeauWed 10:14 AM650 km404 miles351 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Kaga-BandoroWed 10:14 AM711 km442 miles384 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NdjamenaWed 10:14 AM760 km472 miles411 nmWest W

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