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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 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
MoussoroWed 10:36 AM90 km56 miles48 nmNorth N
NdjamenaWed 10:36 AM168 km105 miles91 nmWest-southwest WSW
MongoWed 10:36 AM257 km160 miles139 nmEast-southeast ESE
MarouaWed 10:36 AM336 km209 miles181 nmSouthwest SW
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
AbéchéWed 10:36 AM491 km305 miles265 nmEast-northeast ENE
GarouaWed 10:36 AM511 km318 miles276 nmSouthwest SW
Faya-LargeauWed 10:36 AM633 km393 miles342 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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