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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: 2%
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 Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 09:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 50' North
Longitude: 16° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.18 meters/second, 1577.4 km/hour, 980.2 miles/hour or 851.7 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' 48.9"980.05 miwest0° 08' 21.6"9.58 minorth979.83 mi
24 hours11° 21' 10.9"765.80 mieast3° 01' 38.7"208.15 minorth788.79 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NdjamenaWed 10:36 AM168 km105 miles91 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaiduguriWed 10:36 AM372 km231 miles201 nmWest-southwest WSW
SarhWed 10:36 AM461 km287 miles249 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MoundouWed 10:36 AM474 km294 miles256 nmSouth S
GarouaWed 10:36 AM511 km318 miles276 nmSouthwest SW
ZinderWed 10:36 AM812 km504 miles438 nmWest W
KanoWed 10:36 AM864 km537 miles467 nmWest W
BerbératiWed 10:36 AM951 km591 miles513 nmSouth S
BanguiWed 10:36 AM966 km600 miles522 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Al-FashirWed 12:36 PM973 km604 miles525 nmEast E
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