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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: 45%

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 17, 2013 at 16:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 26' North, Longitude: 17° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.82 meters/second, 1597.8 km/hour, 992.8 miles/hour or 862.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.9"16.55 miwest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 misouth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 32' 51.2"992.74 miwest0° 09' 27.8"10.84 misouth993.03 mi
24 hours10° 53' 03.9"742.79 mieast3° 59' 39.3"274.50 misouth795.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SarhFri 5:34 PM96 km59 miles52 nmEast-southeast ESE
MoundouFri 5:34 PM190 km118 miles103 nmWest-southwest WSW
NdjamenaFri 5:34 PM404 km251 miles218 nmNorthwest NW
GarouaFri 5:34 PM458 km284 miles247 nmWest W
BambariFri 5:34 PM531 km330 miles287 nmSoutheast SE
MaiduguriFri 5:34 PM551 km342 miles297 nmWest-northwest WNW
BanguiFri 5:34 PM571 km355 miles308 nmSouth S
BimboFri 5:34 PM580 km360 miles313 nmSouth S
BerbératiFri 5:34 PM605 km376 miles327 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JalingoFri 5:34 PM685 km425 miles370 nmWest W
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