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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 23:18:00 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 23:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 55' North, Longitude: 6° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.51 meters/second, 1585.8 km/hour, 985.4 miles/hour or 856.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.42 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.42 mi
1 hour14° 30' 20.5"985.23 miwest0° 09' 10.5"10.51 minorth985.03 mi
24 hours11° 53' 43.4"807.97 mieast3° 21' 04.9"230.38 minorth835.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KadunaSat 12:18 AM144 km90 miles78 nmEast-southeast ESE
ZariaSat 12:18 AM167 km104 miles90 nmEast E
AbujaSat 12:18 AM250 km155 miles135 nmSoutheast SE
SokotoSat 12:18 AM258 km160 miles139 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KanoSat 12:18 AM281 km175 miles152 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaradiSat 12:18 AM302 km188 miles163 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KandiSat 12:18 AM355 km221 miles192 nmWest W
ParakouSat 12:18 AM427 km265 miles230 nmWest-southwest WSW
MakurdiSat 12:18 AM436 km271 miles235 nmSoutheast SE
ZinderSat 12:18 AM442 km275 miles239 nmNortheast NE

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