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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 09:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 52' North, Longitude: 13° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.13 meters/second, 1577.3 km/hour, 980.1 miles/hour or 851.6 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 minorth16.34 mi
1 hour14° 31' 48.6"979.94 miwest0° 08' 20.9"9.57 minorth979.72 mi
24 hours11° 21' 16.0"765.80 mieast3° 01' 18.2"207.76 minorth788.69 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 AM120 km75 miles65 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NdjamenaWed 10:48 AM187 km116 miles101 nmEast-southeast ESE
GarouaWed 10:48 AM394 km245 miles213 nmSouth S
JalingoWed 10:48 AM498 km309 miles269 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ZinderWed 10:48 AM501 km311 miles270 nmWest-northwest WNW
KanoWed 10:48 AM551 km343 miles298 nmWest W
MoundouWed 10:48 AM551 km343 miles298 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ZariaWed 10:48 AM663 km412 miles358 nmWest-southwest WSW
SarhWed 10:48 AM673 km418 miles363 nmSoutheast SE
MaradiWed 10:48 AM698 km434 miles377 nmWest W
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