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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: 12%

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 10:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 18' North, Longitude: 23° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.62 meters/second, 1611.4 km/hour, 1001.3 miles/hour or 870.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.69 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 minorth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 32' 11.9"1001.28 miwest0° 10' 39.0"12.20 minorth1001.21 mi
24 hours11° 07' 36.0"766.41 mieast4° 05' 05.9"280.73 minorth813.22 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaMon 9:48 AM1063 km661 miles574 nmNorth N
BissauMon 10:48 AM1121 km697 miles605 nmNortheast NE
ConakryMon 10:48 AM1161 km722 miles627 nmEast-northeast ENE
BanjulMon 10:48 AM1169 km726 miles631 nmNortheast NE
FreetownMon 10:48 AM1172 km728 miles633 nmEast-northeast ENE
DakarMon 10:48 AM1222 km760 miles660 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonroviaMon 10:48 AM1394 km866 miles753 nmEast E
NouakchottMon 10:48 AM1626 km1010 miles878 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BamakoMon 10:48 AM1873 km1164 miles1011 nmEast-northeast ENE
RecifeMon 7:48 AM1958 km1217 miles1057 nmSouthwest SW
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