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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 is probably impossible 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 11:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 6° 35' North
Longitude: 10° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.38 meters/second, 1607.0 km/hour, 998.5 miles/hour or 867.7 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 minorth16.64 mi
1 hour14° 31' 46.3"998.48 miwest0° 10' 34.4"12.11 minorth998.37 mi
24 hours11° 18' 24.2"777.02 mieast4° 01' 12.2"276.29 minorth821.12 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KakataTue 11:58 AM20 km13 miles11 nmEast-southeast ESE
MonroviaTue 11:58 AM42 km26 miles23 nmSouthwest SW
GbarngaTue 11:58 AM126 km78 miles68 nmEast-northeast ENE
KenemaTue 11:58 AM161 km100 miles87 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BoTue 11:58 AM202 km126 miles109 nmNorthwest NW
NzérékoréTue 11:58 AM229 km142 miles124 nmNortheast NE
KoiduTue 11:58 AM234 km145 miles126 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MakeniTue 11:58 AM305 km190 miles165 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FreetownTue 11:58 AM366 km227 miles198 nmNorthwest NW
HarperTue 11:58 AM395 km246 miles213 nmSoutheast SE
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