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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 12:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 6° 44' North
Longitude: 22° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.24 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"998.18 miwest0° 10' 32.4"12.07 minorth998.07 mi
24 hours11° 18' 30.0"776.90 mieast4° 00' 13.9"275.18 minorth820.58 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 AM911 km566 miles492 nmNorth N
ZiguinchorTue 12:48 PM951 km591 miles514 nmNortheast NE
BissauTue 12:48 PM960 km597 miles519 nmNortheast NE
SerekundaTue 12:48 PM988 km614 miles534 nmNortheast NE
BanjulTue 12:48 PM997 km619 miles538 nmNortheast NE
ConakryTue 12:48 PM1030 km640 miles556 nmEast-northeast ENE
DakarTue 12:48 PM1047 km651 miles565 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownTue 12:48 PM1055 km656 miles570 nmEast-northeast ENE
MonroviaTue 12:48 PM1309 km813 miles707 nmEast E
NouakchottTue 12:48 PM1449 km901 miles783 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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