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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 10:14:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 6%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:16 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 10:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 18' North, Longitude: 3° 43' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.63 meters/second, 1597.1 km/hour, 992.4 miles/hour or 862.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.54 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 minorth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 32' 07.2"992.24 miwest0° 09' 41.6"11.10 minorth992.07 mi
24 hours11° 12' 22.7"765.01 mieast3° 37' 37.1"249.29 minorth800.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DabakalaTue 10:14 AM129 km80 miles70 nmSouthwest SW
KorhogoTue 10:14 AM211 km131 miles114 nmWest W
Bobo-DioulassoTue 10:14 AM217 km135 miles117 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BouakéTue 10:14 AM228 km142 miles123 nmSouthwest SW
SikassoTue 10:14 AM309 km192 miles167 nmNorthwest NW
TamaleTue 10:14 AM316 km197 miles171 nmEast E
YamoussoukroTue 10:14 AM323 km201 miles174 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KoudougouTue 10:14 AM359 km223 miles194 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KumasiTue 10:14 AM369 km229 miles199 nmSoutheast SE
KoutialaTue 10:14 AM392 km243 miles212 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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