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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 11:28:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 11:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 30' North, Longitude: 21° 39' West

The ground speed is currently 443.37 meters/second, 1596.1 kilometres/hour, 991.8 miles/hour or 861.8 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.53 miWest0° 00' 09.7"0.18 miNorth16.53 mi
1 hour14° 32' 06.6"991.66 miWest0° 09' 37.8"11.03 miNorth991.48 mi
24 hours11° 12' 46.2"765.01 miEast3° 35' 55.4"247.36 miNorth799.71 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaTue 10:28 AM633 km393 miles342 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ZiguinchorTue 11:28 AM679 km422 miles366 nmEast-northeast ENE
SerekundaTue 11:28 AM696 km432 miles376 nmNortheast NE
BanjulTue 11:28 AM706 km438 miles381 nmNortheast NE
BissauTue 11:28 AM713 km443 miles385 nmEast-northeast ENE
DakarTue 11:28 AM734 km456 miles396 nmNortheast NE
ThièsTue 11:28 AM780 km485 miles421 nmNortheast NE
Santa MariaTue 10:28 AM798 km496 miles431 nmNorth N
FarafenniTue 11:28 AM800 km497 miles432 nmNortheast NE
BafatáTue 11:28 AM820 km509 miles443 nmEast-northeast ENE

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