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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 15:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 12' North, Longitude: 28° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.96 meters/second, 1544.2 km/hour, 959.5 miles/hour or 833.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.99 miwest0° 00' 05.6"0.11 minorth15.99 mi
1 hour14° 31' 02.1"959.29 miwest0° 05' 39.0"6.47 minorth959.07 mi
24 hours11° 37' 48.5"768.58 mieast1° 51' 20.2"127.62 minorth775.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MindeloFri 2:34 PM357 km222 miles193 nmEast E
PraiaFri 2:34 PM573 km356 miles309 nmEast-southeast ESE
Santa MariaFri 2:34 PM581 km361 miles313 nmEast E
DakarFri 3:34 PM1199 km745 miles647 nmEast-southeast ESE
NouakchottFri 3:34 PM1313 km816 miles709 nmEast E
BanjulFri 3:34 PM1328 km825 miles717 nmEast-southeast ESE
BissauFri 3:34 PM1494 km928 miles807 nmEast-southeast ESE
ConakryFri 3:34 PM1796 km1116 miles970 nmEast-southeast ESE
FreetownFri 3:34 PM1899 km1180 miles1025 nmEast-southeast ESE
El AaiúnFri 3:34 PM1906 km1184 miles1029 nmNortheast NE
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