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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: 13%
Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:15 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:29 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, May 6, 2013 at 09:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 5° 01' North
Longitude: 0° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.82 meters/second, 1612.1 km/hour, 1001.7 miles/hour or 870.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.70 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 minorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 32' 11.4"1001.71 miwest0° 10' 42.0"12.25 minorth1001.65 mi
24 hours11° 07' 29.9"766.63 mieast4° 06' 36.4"282.46 minorth814.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AccraMon 9:14 AM71 km44 miles38 nmNortheast NE
KumasiMon 9:14 AM218 km135 miles118 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LomeMon 9:14 AM234 km145 miles126 nmEast-northeast ENE
AtakpaméMon 9:14 AM335 km208 miles181 nmNortheast NE
CotonouMon 10:14 AM366 km227 miles198 nmEast-northeast ENE
BohiconMon 10:14 AM378 km235 miles204 nmNortheast NE
AbidjanMon 9:14 AM383 km238 miles207 nmWest W
Porto NovoMon 10:14 AM390 km242 miles210 nmEast-northeast ENE
LagosMon 10:14 AM463 km288 miles250 nmEast-northeast ENE
SavéMon 10:14 AM475 km295 miles257 nmNortheast NE
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