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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: 52%
Previous phaseFull MoonThursday, April 25, 2013 at 7:58 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:15 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 06:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 52' South
Longitude: 3° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.30 meters/second, 1570.7 km/hour, 976.0 miles/hour or 848.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.27 miwest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 minorth16.27 mi
1 hour14° 28' 12.4"975.91 miwest0° 09' 24.7"10.79 minorth976.27 mi
24 hours12° 23' 43.1"836.01 mieast4° 01' 18.5"276.45 minorth886.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownThu 6:14 AM398 km247 miles215 nmSouth-southwest SSW
São ToméThu 6:14 AM1865 km1159 miles1007 nmNortheast NE
LuandaThu 7:14 AM1912 km1188 miles1033 nmEast-northeast ENE
AbidjanThu 6:14 AM2011 km1249 miles1086 nmNorth N
LibrevilleThu 7:14 AM2070 km1286 miles1118 nmNortheast NE
AccraThu 6:14 AM2074 km1288 miles1120 nmNorth N
LomeThu 6:14 AM2172 km1349 miles1173 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroThu 6:14 AM2183 km1356 miles1178 nmNorth N
MonroviaThu 6:14 AM2258 km1403 miles1219 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Porto NovoThu 7:14 AM2261 km1405 miles1221 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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