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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: 34%

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 18:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 08' North, Longitude: 23° 43' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.41 meters/second, 1527.9 km/hour, 949.4 miles/hour or 825.0 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' 03.3"0.06 misouth15.82 mi
1 hour14° 31' 21.5"949.17 miwest0° 03' 25.5"3.93 misouth949.34 mi
24 hours11° 22' 41.5"743.74 mieast1° 45' 48.7"121.30 misouth757.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MindeloTue 5:26 PM283 km176 miles153 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Santa MariaTue 5:26 PM293 km182 miles158 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PraiaTue 5:26 PM467 km290 miles252 nmSouth S
NouadhibouTue 6:26 PM726 km451 miles392 nmEast-northeast ENE
NouakchottTue 6:26 PM824 km512 miles445 nmEast E
DakarTue 6:26 PM831 km517 miles449 nmSoutheast SE
ThièsTue 6:26 PM867 km539 miles468 nmEast-southeast ESE
RossoTue 6:26 PM887 km551 miles479 nmEast-southeast ESE
DakhlaTue 6:26 PM951 km591 miles513 nmEast-northeast ENE
ToubaTue 6:26 PM958 km596 miles517 nmEast-southeast ESE
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