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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: 33%
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 Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at 17:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 12' North
Longitude: 6° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.23 meters/second, 1527.2 km/hour, 949.0 miles/hour or 824.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.82 miwest0° 00' 03.2"0.06 misouth15.82 mi
1 hour14° 31' 20.4"948.77 miwest0° 03' 19.3"3.81 misouth948.94 mi
24 hours11° 23' 09.9"743.96 mieast1° 43' 26.8"118.59 misouth757.07 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BamakoTue 5:16 PM737 km458 miles398 nmSouth S
KoutialaTue 5:16 PM767 km476 miles414 nmSouth S
SikassoTue 5:16 PM881 km547 miles476 nmSouth S
KoudougouTue 5:16 PM902 km561 miles487 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Bobo-DioulassoTue 5:16 PM927 km576 miles500 nmSouth-southeast SSE
OuagadougouTue 5:16 PM942 km585 miles508 nmSoutheast SE
SmaraTue 5:16 PM974 km606 miles526 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NouakchottTue 5:16 PM980 km609 miles529 nmWest W
RossoTue 5:16 PM1003 km623 miles541 nmWest-southwest WSW
El AaiúnTue 5:16 PM1099 km683 miles593 nmNorthwest NW
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