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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, May 10, 2013 at 11:28:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 of the movement is currently 426.35 meters/second, 1534.9 km/hour, 953.7 miles/hour or 828.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
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.

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
MongoFri 12:28 PM950 km591 miles513 nmSoutheast SE
FadaFri 12:28 PM975 km606 miles527 nmEast E

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