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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 9:48:00 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 09:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 52' North, Longitude: 13° 47' 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"16.33 miWest0° 00' 08.4"0.16 miNorth16.33 mi
1 hour14° 31' 48.6"979.88 miWest0° 08' 20.9"9.57 miNorth979.66 mi
24 hours11° 21' 15.5"765.75 miEast3° 01' 20.1"207.78 miNorth788.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaiduguriWed 10:48 AM133 km82 miles72 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NdjamenaWed 10:48 AM161 km100 miles87 nmEast-southeast ESE
MarouaWed 10:48 AM257 km160 miles139 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MoussoroWed 10:48 AM306 km190 miles165 nmEast-northeast ENE
GarouaWed 10:48 AM396 km246 miles214 nmSouth S
JalingoWed 10:48 AM512 km318 miles277 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ZinderWed 10:48 AM530 km329 miles286 nmWest-northwest WNW
MoundouWed 10:48 AM537 km334 miles290 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MongoWed 10:48 AM539 km335 miles291 nmEast E
KanoWed 10:48 AM579 km360 miles313 nmWest W

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