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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 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 07' North, Longitude: 13° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.18 meters/second, 1545.1 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"959.80 miwest0° 05' 44.1"6.57 minorth959.57 mi
24 hours11° 37' 36.0"768.74 mieast1° 53' 28.0"130.06 minorth775.68 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 PM223 km139 miles121 nmWest-southwest WSW
NouakchottFri 2:34 PM255 km158 miles138 nmWest-northwest WNW
TidjikjaFri 2:34 PM298 km185 miles161 nmEast-northeast ENE
Saint-LouisFri 2:34 PM312 km194 miles169 nmWest-southwest WSW
ToubaFri 2:34 PM333 km207 miles180 nmSouthwest SW
TambacoundaFri 2:34 PM370 km230 miles200 nmSouth S
ThièsFri 2:34 PM421 km262 miles227 nmSouthwest SW
FarafenniFri 2:34 PM436 km271 miles235 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DakarFri 2:34 PM473 km294 miles255 nmSouthwest SW
BanjulFri 2:34 PM503 km312 miles271 nmSouthwest SW
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