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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
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 Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 10:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 60' North
Longitude: 10° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.82 meters/second, 1554.5 km/hour, 966.0 miles/hour or 839.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.10 miwest0° 00' 06.5"0.13 minorth16.10 mi
1 hour14° 31' 22.5"965.78 miwest0° 06' 33.4"7.52 minorth965.55 mi
24 hours11° 31' 33.3"766.54 mieast2° 14' 50.5"154.56 minorth777.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AgadezThu 11:48 AM274 km170 miles148 nmWest-northwest WNW
ZinderThu 11:48 AM282 km176 miles153 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MaradiThu 11:48 AM445 km277 miles240 nmSouthwest SW
KanoThu 11:48 AM484 km301 miles261 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MaiduguriThu 11:48 AM552 km343 miles298 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ZariaThu 11:48 AM616 km383 miles333 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SokotoThu 11:48 AM639 km397 miles345 nmWest-southwest WSW
NdjamenaThu 11:48 AM666 km414 miles360 nmSoutheast SE
KadunaThu 11:48 AM682 km424 miles369 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AbujaThu 11:48 AM829 km515 miles447 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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