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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 9:37 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, April 18, 2013 at 12:33 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° 26' 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"949.10 miwest0° 03' 25.4"3.93 misouth949.27 mi
24 hours11° 22' 42.0"743.69 mieast1° 45' 46.5"121.25 misouth757.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Santa MariaTue 5:26 PM286 km178 miles155 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MindeloTue 5:26 PM298 km185 miles161 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PraiaTue 5:26 PM467 km290 miles252 nmSouth S
NouadhibouTue 6:26 PM699 km434 miles377 nmEast-northeast ENE
NouakchottTue 6:26 PM796 km495 miles430 nmEast E
DakarTue 6:26 PM809 km502 miles437 nmSoutheast SE
ThièsTue 6:26 PM843 km524 miles455 nmSoutheast SE
RossoTue 6:26 PM860 km534 miles464 nmEast-southeast ESE
DakhlaTue 6:26 PM927 km576 miles501 nmNortheast NE
ToubaTue 6:26 PM934 km580 miles504 nmEast-southeast ESE
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