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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 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 07' North
Longitude: 14° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.18 meters/second, 1545.0 km/hour, 960.0 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' 02.7"959.85 miwest0° 05' 44.0"6.57 minorth959.63 mi
24 hours11° 37' 36.1"768.79 mieast1° 53' 25.7"130.02 minorth775.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RossoFri 2:34 PM196 km122 miles106 nmWest-southwest WSW
NouakchottFri 2:34 PM229 km142 miles124 nmWest-northwest WNW
Saint-LouisFri 2:34 PM286 km178 miles154 nmWest-southwest WSW
ToubaFri 2:34 PM315 km196 miles170 nmSouthwest SW
TidjikjaFri 2:34 PM322 km200 miles174 nmEast-northeast ENE
TambacoundaFri 2:34 PM372 km231 miles201 nmSouth S
ThièsFri 2:34 PM399 km248 miles215 nmSouthwest SW
FarafenniFri 2:34 PM424 km264 miles229 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DakarFri 2:34 PM450 km279 miles243 nmSouthwest SW
BanjulFri 2:34 PM486 km302 miles262 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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