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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 22:38:00 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 22:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 49' North, Longitude: 15° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.66 meters/second, 1586.4 km/hour, 985.7 miles/hour or 856.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.43 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.43 mi
1 hour14° 30' 20.8"985.58 miwest0° 09' 13.2"10.56 minorth985.38 mi
24 hours11° 53' 36.6"808.11 mieast3° 22' 13.7"231.69 minorth835.86 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NdjamenaFri 11:38 PM168 km104 miles90 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MarouaFri 11:38 PM168 km105 miles91 nmWest W
MoundouFri 11:38 PM250 km155 miles135 nmSouth S
MaiduguriFri 11:38 PM315 km196 miles170 nmWest-northwest WNW
GarouaFri 11:38 PM317 km197 miles171 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoussoroFri 11:38 PM320 km199 miles173 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SarhFri 11:38 PM334 km207 miles180 nmEast-southeast ESE
MongoFri 11:38 PM345 km214 miles186 nmEast-northeast ENE
NgaoundéréFri 11:38 PM461 km286 miles249 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BozoumFri 11:38 PM501 km311 miles270 nmSouth S
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