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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 11:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 27' North, Longitude: 35° 28' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.52 meters/second, 1611.1 km/hour, 1001.1 miles/hour or 869.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.68 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 32' 12.0"1001.04 miwest0° 10' 37.4"12.17 minorth1000.96 mi
24 hours11° 07' 40.1"766.30 mieast4° 04' 16.7"279.80 minorth812.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FortalezaMon 8:38 AM1075 km668 miles580 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RecifeMon 8:38 AM1500 km932 miles810 nmSouth S
BelémMon 8:38 AM1636 km1017 miles883 nmWest-southwest WSW
PraiaMon 10:38 AM1675 km1041 miles905 nmNortheast NE
CayenneMon 8:38 AM1870 km1162 miles1010 nmWest W
SalvadorMon 8:38 AM2064 km1282 miles1114 nmSouth S
ParamariboMon 8:38 AM2182 km1356 miles1178 nmWest W
DakarMon 11:38 AM2222 km1381 miles1200 nmEast-northeast ENE
BanjulMon 11:38 AM2254 km1400 miles1217 nmEast-northeast ENE
BissauMon 11:38 AM2299 km1429 miles1241 nmEast-northeast ENE
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