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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 17:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 12' North, Longitude: 9° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.26 meters/second, 1527.3 km/hour, 949.0 miles/hour or 824.7 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' 20.6"948.83 miwest0° 03' 20.2"3.83 misouth949.00 mi
24 hours11° 23' 05.9"743.93 mieast1° 43' 47.0"118.97 misouth757.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TidjikjaTue 5:26 PM247 km153 miles133 nmWest-southwest WSW
NouakchottTue 5:26 PM727 km452 miles392 nmWest W
BamakoTue 5:26 PM736 km457 miles397 nmSouth S
RossoTue 5:26 PM761 km473 miles411 nmWest-southwest WSW
TambacoundaTue 5:26 PM767 km477 miles414 nmSouthwest SW
NouadhibouTue 5:26 PM843 km524 miles455 nmWest-northwest WNW
KoutialaTue 5:26 PM852 km529 miles460 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ToubaTue 5:26 PM858 km533 miles463 nmWest-southwest WSW
DakhlaTue 5:26 PM859 km534 miles464 nmNorthwest NW
SmaraTue 5:26 PM874 km543 miles472 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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