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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: 25%

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 Monday, April 15, 2013 at 17:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 05' North, Longitude: 20° 44' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.77 meters/second, 1518.4 km/hour, 943.5 miles/hour or 819.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.73 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 misouth15.73 mi
1 hour14° 30' 59.8"943.24 miwest0° 01' 09.8"1.34 misouth943.30 mi
24 hours11° 32' 17.6"749.80 mieast0° 53' 10.8"60.97 misouth754.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NouadhibouMon 5:26 PM397 km246 miles214 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santa MariaMon 4:26 PM449 km279 miles242 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NouakchottMon 5:26 PM546 km339 miles295 nmEast-southeast ESE
MindeloMon 4:26 PM572 km355 miles309 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-LouisMon 5:26 PM633 km393 miles342 nmSoutheast SE
DakhlaMon 5:26 PM637 km396 miles344 nmNortheast NE
PraiaMon 4:26 PM643 km400 miles347 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RossoMon 5:26 PM653 km406 miles353 nmSoutheast SE
DakarMon 5:26 PM693 km431 miles374 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ThièsMon 5:26 PM710 km441 miles383 nmSoutheast SE
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