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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 5%
Previous phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:36 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, April 18, 2013 at 12:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, April 12, 2013 at 14:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 06' North
Longitude: 11° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.21 meters/second, 1545.2 km/hour, 960.1 miles/hour or 834.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.00 miwest0° 00' 05.7"0.11 minorth16.00 mi
1 hour14° 31' 02.8"959.94 miwest0° 05' 44.8"6.59 minorth959.72 mi
24 hours11° 37' 34.0"768.82 mieast1° 53' 46.9"130.43 minorth775.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TidjikjaFri 2:24 PM163 km101 miles88 nmNorth N
TambacoundaFri 2:24 PM427 km265 miles230 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RossoFri 2:24 PM447 km278 miles241 nmWest W
NouakchottFri 2:24 PM472 km293 miles255 nmWest-northwest WNW
ToubaFri 2:24 PM515 km320 miles278 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-LouisFri 2:24 PM531 km330 miles287 nmWest-southwest WSW
FarafenniFri 2:24 PM575 km358 miles311 nmSouthwest SW
GabúFri 2:24 PM600 km373 miles324 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ThièsFri 2:24 PM619 km385 miles334 nmWest-southwest WSW
BamakoFri 2:24 PM630 km392 miles340 nmSoutheast SE
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