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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 9:46:00 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: 2%

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 09:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 51' North, Longitude: 14° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.14 meters/second, 1577.3 km/hour, 980.1 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"16.33 miWest0° 00' 08.4"0.16 miNorth16.33 mi
1 hour14° 31' 48.8"979.90 miWest0° 08' 21.1"9.57 miNorth979.68 mi
24 hours11° 21' 14.7"765.75 miEast3° 01' 23.5"207.85 miNorth788.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NdjamenaWed 10:46 AM119 km74 miles64 nmSoutheast SE
MaiduguriWed 10:46 AM166 km103 miles89 nmSouthwest SW
MarouaWed 10:46 AM249 km155 miles135 nmSouth S
MoussoroWed 10:46 AM256 km159 miles138 nmEast-northeast ENE
GarouaWed 10:46 AM404 km251 miles218 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MongoWed 10:46 AM486 km302 miles263 nmEast E
MoundouWed 10:46 AM514 km319 miles277 nmSouth-southeast SSE
JalingoWed 10:46 AM541 km336 miles292 nmSouthwest SW
ZinderWed 10:46 AM581 km361 miles314 nmWest W
SarhWed 10:46 AM609 km379 miles329 nmSoutheast SE

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