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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 23:28:00 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 23:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 57' North, Longitude: 3° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.47 meters/second, 1585.7 km/hour, 985.3 miles/hour or 856.2 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' 20.4"985.15 miwest0° 09' 10.0"10.50 minorth984.95 mi
24 hours11° 53' 45.2"807.93 mieast3° 20' 47.6"230.05 minorth835.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KandiSat 12:28 AM93 km58 miles50 nmWest-northwest WNW
ParakouSat 12:28 AM217 km135 miles117 nmSouthwest SW
DjougouSat 12:28 AM268 km166 miles145 nmWest-southwest WSW
NatitingouSat 12:28 AM270 km168 miles146 nmWest-southwest WSW
SokotoSat 12:28 AM284 km176 miles153 nmNortheast NE
KaraFri 11:28 PM322 km200 miles174 nmWest-southwest WSW
NiameySat 12:28 AM336 km209 miles182 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SavéSat 12:28 AM351 km218 miles190 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SokodéFri 11:28 PM360 km224 miles194 nmSouthwest SW
MangoFri 11:28 PM366 km227 miles197 nmWest W

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