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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 phaseThird QuarterWednesday, August 28, 2013 at 9:35 AM
This phaseNew MoonThursday, September 5, 2013 at 11:37 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, September 12, 2013 at 5:09 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 11:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 45' North, Longitude: 3° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.18 meters/second, 1617.1 km/hour, 1004.8 miles/hour or 873.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.75 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 misouth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 32' 30.3"1004.78 miwest0° 10' 38.3"12.18 misouth1004.92 mi
24 hours11° 04' 57.3"765.76 mieast4° 19' 00.2"296.62 misouth821.82 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LagosThu 12:36 PM412 km256 miles223 nmNorth N
São ToméThu 11:36 AM425 km264 miles229 nmSoutheast SE
Santo António (Príncipe)Thu 11:36 AM425 km264 miles230 nmEast-southeast ESE
CotonouThu 12:36 PM427 km265 miles230 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port HarcourtThu 12:36 PM427 km265 miles230 nmEast-northeast ENE
Porto NovoThu 12:36 PM433 km269 miles234 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Benin CityThu 12:36 PM448 km278 miles242 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LomeThu 11:36 AM468 km291 miles253 nmNorthwest NW
OwerriThu 12:36 PM473 km294 miles255 nmNortheast NE
AbeokutaThu 12:36 PM490 km304 miles264 nmNorth N
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