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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 9:37 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, April 18, 2013 at 12:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, April 12, 2013 at 14:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 06' North, Longitude: 11° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.22 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"959.88 miwest0° 05' 44.9"6.59 minorth959.66 mi
24 hours11° 37' 33.9"768.77 mieast1° 53' 49.3"130.47 minorth775.77 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 PM162 km101 miles87 nmNorth N
TambacoundaFri 2:24 PM442 km275 miles239 nmSouthwest SW
RossoFri 2:24 PM476 km296 miles257 nmWest W
NouakchottFri 2:24 PM500 km311 miles270 nmWest-northwest WNW
ToubaFri 2:24 PM541 km336 miles292 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-LouisFri 2:24 PM559 km347 miles302 nmWest-southwest WSW
FarafenniFri 2:24 PM597 km371 miles322 nmSouthwest SW
BamakoFri 2:24 PM612 km381 miles331 nmSoutheast SE
GabúFri 2:24 PM614 km381 miles332 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ThièsFri 2:24 PM646 km401 miles349 nmWest-southwest WSW
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