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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 = Friday, May 10, 2013 at 11:28:00 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

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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, May 18, 2013 at 4:36 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, May 10, 2013 at 11:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 18' North, Longitude: 12° 28' East

The ground speed is currently 426.35 meters/second, 1534.9 kilometres/hour, 953.7 miles/hour or 828.8 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.89 miWest0° 00' 04.5"0.09 miNorth15.90 mi
1 hour14° 30' 59.4"953.44 miWest0° 04' 29.9"5.16 miNorth953.25 mi
24 hours11° 38' 57.1"765.19 miEast1° 23' 05.8"95.26 miNorth767.99 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AgadezFri 12:28 PM497 km309 miles268 nmWest-southwest WSW
ArlitFri 12:28 PM538 km334 miles290 nmWest W
ZinderFri 12:28 PM620 km385 miles335 nmSouthwest SW
MoussoroFri 12:28 PM671 km417 miles362 nmSoutheast SE
Faya-LargeauFri 12:28 PM704 km437 miles380 nmEast E
NdjamenaFri 12:28 PM739 km459 miles399 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaradiFri 12:28 PM781 km486 miles422 nmSouthwest SW
KanoFri 12:28 PM815 km506 miles440 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TamanrassetFri 12:28 PM878 km546 miles474 nmNorthwest NW
Sabha *Fri 1:28 PM989 km615 miles534 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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