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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 4:38 AM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 12:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 43' North, Longitude: 22° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.25 meters/second, 1606.5 km/hour, 998.2 miles/hour or 867.4 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"998.12 miwest0° 10' 32.4"12.07 minorth998.01 mi
24 hours11° 18' 30.0"776.85 mieast4° 00' 15.2"275.19 minorth820.54 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaTue 11:48 AM915 km569 miles494 nmNorth N
ZiguinchorTue 12:48 PM930 km578 miles502 nmNortheast NE
BissauTue 12:48 PM937 km582 miles506 nmNortheast NE
SerekundaTue 12:48 PM969 km602 miles523 nmNortheast NE
BanjulTue 12:48 PM978 km608 miles528 nmNortheast NE
ConakryTue 12:48 PM1002 km623 miles541 nmEast-northeast ENE
BokéTue 12:48 PM1003 km623 miles542 nmEast-northeast ENE
FreetownTue 12:48 PM1026 km638 miles554 nmEast-northeast ENE
DakarTue 12:48 PM1031 km641 miles557 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonroviaTue 12:48 PM1279 km795 miles691 nmEast E
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