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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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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 99%
Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, October 18, 2013 at 11:38 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, October 26, 2013 at 11:41 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 19, 2013 at 23:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 19' North
Longitude: 12° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.64 meters/second, 1564.7 km/hour, 972.3 miles/hour or 844.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.21 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 minorth16.21 mi
1 hour14° 30' 10.1"972.14 miwest0° 07' 25.1"8.50 minorth971.91 mi
24 hours11° 57' 30.9"801.64 mieast2° 34' 58.0"177.60 minorth816.31 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaiduguriSun 12:38 AM275 km171 miles149 nmSouth S
NdjamenaSun 12:38 AM332 km206 miles179 nmSoutheast SE
ZinderSun 12:38 AM434 km270 miles234 nmWest W
KanoSun 12:38 AM547 km340 miles295 nmWest-southwest WSW
GarouaSun 12:38 AM556 km346 miles300 nmSouth S
AgadezSun 12:38 AM610 km379 miles329 nmWest-northwest WNW
JalingoSun 12:38 AM625 km388 miles337 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MaradiSun 12:38 AM641 km398 miles346 nmWest W
ZariaSun 12:38 AM676 km420 miles365 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoundouSun 12:38 AM720 km447 miles389 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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