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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 15:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 12' North, Longitude: 28° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.95 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' 01.9"959.35 miwest0° 05' 38.8"6.47 minorth959.13 mi
24 hours11° 37' 48.8"768.63 mieast1° 51' 17.9"127.58 minorth775.21 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 PM385 km239 miles208 nmEast E
PraiaFri 2:34 PM599 km372 miles323 nmEast-southeast ESE
Santa MariaFri 2:34 PM609 km378 miles329 nmEast E
DakarFri 3:34 PM1227 km762 miles662 nmEast-southeast ESE
NouakchottFri 3:34 PM1342 km834 miles724 nmEast E
BanjulFri 3:34 PM1355 km842 miles732 nmEast-southeast ESE
BissauFri 3:34 PM1521 km945 miles821 nmEast-southeast ESE
ConakryFri 3:34 PM1821 km1132 miles984 nmEast-southeast ESE
FreetownFri 3:34 PM1924 km1196 miles1039 nmEast-southeast ESE
El AaiúnFri 3:34 PM1929 km1198 miles1041 nmNortheast NE
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