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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:37 AM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:36 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 11:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 6° 31' North
Longitude: 5° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.43 meters/second, 1607.1 km/hour, 998.6 miles/hour or 867.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.64 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 31' 46.3"998.60 miwest0° 10' 35.1"12.13 minorth998.49 mi
24 hours11° 18' 21.9"777.07 mieast4° 01' 35.4"276.73 minorth821.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YamoussoukroTue 11:38 AM56 km35 miles30 nmNortheast NE
BouakéTue 11:38 AM148 km92 miles80 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AbidjanTue 11:38 AM227 km141 miles123 nmSoutheast SE
NzérékoréTue 11:38 AM372 km231 miles201 nmWest-northwest WNW
GbarngaTue 11:38 AM422 km262 miles228 nmWest W
KumasiTue 11:38 AM450 km280 miles243 nmEast E
KakataTue 11:38 AM516 km321 miles279 nmWest W
SikassoTue 11:38 AM530 km329 miles286 nmNorth N
Bobo-DioulassoTue 11:38 AM538 km334 miles290 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonroviaTue 11:38 AM567 km352 miles306 nmWest W
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