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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 14:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 08' North, Longitude: 16° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.14 meters/second, 1544.9 km/hour, 960.0 miles/hour or 834.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"16.00 miwest0° 00' 05.7"0.11 minorth16.00 mi
1 hour14° 31' 02.5"959.77 miwest0° 05' 43.1"6.55 minorth959.55 mi
24 hours11° 37' 38.3"768.77 mieast1° 53' 04.4"129.62 minorth775.64 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RossoFri 2:44 PM100 km62 miles54 nmSoutheast SE
NouakchottFri 2:44 PM119 km74 miles64 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Saint-LouisFri 2:44 PM122 km76 miles66 nmSouth S
ToubaFri 2:44 PM259 km161 miles140 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ThièsFri 2:44 PM262 km163 miles141 nmSouth S
DakarFri 2:44 PM290 km180 miles156 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FarafenniFri 2:44 PM405 km252 miles219 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BanjulFri 2:44 PM407 km253 miles220 nmSouth S
SerekundaFri 2:44 PM409 km254 miles221 nmSouth S
NouadhibouFri 2:44 PM426 km265 miles230 nmNorth N
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