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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, October 18, 2013 at 22:28:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 100%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, October 11, 2013 at 11:04 PM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, October 18, 2013 at 11:39 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, October 18, 2013 at 22:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 47' North, Longitude: 18° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.70 meters/second, 1586.5 km/hour, 985.8 miles/hour or 856.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.43 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.43 mi
1 hour14° 30' 20.9"985.66 miwest0° 09' 13.7"10.57 minorth985.46 mi
24 hours11° 53' 35.0"808.15 mieast3° 22' 30.8"232.01 minorth835.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MongoFri 11:28 PM161 km100 miles87 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SarhFri 11:28 PM182 km113 miles98 nmSouth S
MoundouFri 11:28 PM344 km214 miles186 nmSouthwest SW
MoussoroFri 11:28 PM370 km230 miles200 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NdjamenaFri 11:28 PM380 km236 miles205 nmWest-northwest WNW
Kaga-BandoroFri 11:28 PM431 km268 miles233 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MarouaFri 11:28 PM432 km268 miles233 nmWest W
AbéchéFri 11:28 PM437 km272 miles236 nmNortheast NE
BiraoFri 11:28 PM497 km309 miles268 nmEast E
BozoumFri 11:28 PM537 km333 miles290 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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