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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 phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:29 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, May 18, 2013 at 4:35 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, May 10, 2013 at 11:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 19' North, Longitude: 7° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.28 meters/second, 1534.6 km/hour, 953.6 miles/hour or 828.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.89 miwest0° 00' 04.5"0.09 minorth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 30' 59.1"953.35 miwest0° 04' 28.0"5.12 minorth953.16 mi
24 hours11° 39' 01.4"765.20 mieast1° 22' 19.5"94.38 minorth767.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArlitFri 12:48 PM47 km29 miles25 nmNorth N
AgadezFri 12:48 PM164 km102 miles88 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ZinderFri 12:48 PM529 km329 miles286 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaradiFri 12:48 PM534 km332 miles289 nmSouth S
SokotoFri 12:48 PM624 km388 miles337 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KanoFri 12:48 PM710 km441 miles384 nmSouth S
NiameyFri 12:48 PM773 km480 miles417 nmSouthwest SW
KadunaFri 12:48 PM863 km536 miles466 nmSouth S
DoriFri 11:48 AM921 km572 miles497 nmWest-southwest WSW
KandiFri 12:48 PM927 km576 miles500 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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