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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 09:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 52' North
Longitude: 13° 60' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.13 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"16.34 miwest0° 00' 08.4"0.16 minorth16.34 mi
1 hour14° 31' 48.8"979.96 miwest0° 08' 21.1"9.57 minorth979.74 mi
24 hours11° 21' 15.2"765.80 mieast3° 01' 21.6"207.83 minorth788.71 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 AM142 km88 miles77 nmSoutheast SE
MaiduguriWed 10:46 AM146 km91 miles79 nmSouthwest SW
GarouaWed 10:46 AM399 km248 miles215 nmSouth S
JalingoWed 10:46 AM525 km326 miles283 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MoundouWed 10:46 AM526 km327 miles284 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ZinderWed 10:46 AM552 km343 miles298 nmWest-northwest WNW
KanoWed 10:46 AM603 km375 miles326 nmWest W
SarhWed 10:46 AM632 km392 miles341 nmSoutheast SE
MaradiWed 10:46 AM750 km466 miles405 nmWest W
KadunaWed 10:46 AM760 km472 miles410 nmWest-southwest WSW
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