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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: 6%

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 Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 11:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 31' North, Longitude: 24° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.33 meters/second, 1596.0 km/hour, 991.7 miles/hour or 861.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.53 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.53 mi
1 hour14° 32' 06.5"991.64 miwest0° 09' 37.4"11.02 minorth991.46 mi
24 hours11° 12' 49.8"765.07 mieast3° 35' 40.0"247.08 minorth799.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaTue 10:38 AM603 km375 miles326 nmNorth N
MindeloTue 10:38 AM818 km508 miles441 nmNorth N
SerekundaTue 11:38 AM941 km585 miles508 nmEast-northeast ENE
DakarTue 11:38 AM943 km586 miles509 nmNortheast NE
ZiguinchorTue 11:38 AM944 km586 miles509 nmEast-northeast ENE
BanjulTue 11:38 AM952 km592 miles514 nmEast-northeast ENE
BissauTue 11:38 AM992 km617 miles536 nmEast-northeast ENE
ThièsTue 11:38 AM995 km619 miles537 nmNortheast NE
ConakryTue 11:38 AM1167 km725 miles630 nmEast E
FreetownTue 11:38 AM1226 km762 miles662 nmEast E
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