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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 22:48:00 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 22:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 50' North, Longitude: 13° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.62 meters/second, 1586.2 km/hour, 985.6 miles/hour or 856.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.43 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.43 mi
1 hour14° 30' 20.8"985.49 miwest0° 09' 12.5"10.55 minorth985.29 mi
24 hours11° 53' 38.4"808.08 mieast3° 21' 56.4"231.36 minorth835.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MarouaFri 11:48 PM101 km63 miles55 nmEast-southeast ESE
MaiduguriFri 11:48 PM114 km71 miles62 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GarouaFri 11:48 PM170 km106 miles92 nmSouth S
NdjamenaFri 11:48 PM226 km140 miles122 nmNortheast NE
JalingoFri 11:48 PM313 km195 miles169 nmSouthwest SW
MoundouFri 11:48 PM383 km238 miles207 nmSoutheast SE
NgaoundéréFri 11:48 PM391 km243 miles211 nmSouth S
MoussoroFri 11:48 PM455 km282 miles245 nmNortheast NE
KanoFri 11:48 PM552 km343 miles298 nmWest-northwest WNW
SarhFri 11:48 PM574 km357 miles310 nmEast-southeast ESE

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