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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 Saturday, October 19, 2013 at 23:48:00 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: 99%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, October 18, 2013 at 11:39 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, October 26, 2013 at 11:42 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 19, 2013 at 23:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 20' North, Longitude: 10° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.61 meters/second, 1564.6 km/hour, 972.2 miles/hour or 844.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.20 miwest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 minorth16.20 mi
1 hour14° 30' 10.1"971.99 miwest0° 07' 24.2"8.49 minorth971.76 mi
24 hours11° 57' 31.8"801.54 mieast2° 34' 40.0"177.24 minorth816.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ZinderSun 12:48 AM207 km128 miles112 nmWest-southwest WSW
KanoSun 12:48 AM359 km223 miles194 nmSouthwest SW
MaiduguriSun 12:48 AM374 km233 miles202 nmSoutheast SE
MaradiSun 12:48 AM413 km256 miles223 nmWest-southwest WSW
AgadezSun 12:48 AM422 km262 miles228 nmNorthwest NW
ZariaSun 12:48 AM496 km308 miles268 nmSouthwest SW
NdjamenaSun 12:48 AM520 km323 miles281 nmEast-southeast ESE
KadunaSun 12:48 AM560 km348 miles302 nmSouthwest SW
MarouaSun 12:48 AM561 km349 miles303 nmSoutheast SE
JalingoSun 12:48 AM604 km375 miles326 nmSouth S
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