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

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, May 11, 2013 at 12:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 43' North, Longitude: 9° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.63 meters/second, 1521.5 km/hour, 945.4 miles/hour or 821.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.76 miwest0° 00' 02.3"0.04 minorth15.76 mi
1 hour14° 30' 47.4"945.17 miwest0° 02' 13.0"2.54 minorth945.06 mi
24 hours11° 40' 50.4"760.78 mieast0° 27' 15.5"31.25 minorth760.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AgadezSat 1:28 PM335 km208 miles181 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ZinderSat 1:28 PM655 km407 miles354 nmSouth S
MaradiSat 1:28 PM728 km452 miles393 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KanoSat 1:28 PM858 km533 miles463 nmSouth S
NiameySat 1:28 PM1031 km641 miles557 nmSouthwest SW
NdjamenaSat 1:28 PM1041 km647 miles562 nmSoutheast SE
AbujaSat 1:28 PM1189 km739 miles642 nmSouth-southwest SSW
OuagadougouSat 12:28 PM1417 km880 miles765 nmWest-southwest WSW
Tripoli *Sat 2:28 PM1510 km938 miles815 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LagosSat 1:28 PM1603 km996 miles866 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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