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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 11:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 33' North, Longitude: 26° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.30 meters/second, 1595.9 km/hour, 991.6 miles/hour or 861.7 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' 06.4"991.56 miwest0° 09' 36.9"11.01 minorth991.38 mi
24 hours11° 12' 53.0"765.07 mieast3° 35' 26.1"246.82 minorth799.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaTue 10:48 AM691 km429 miles373 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MindeloTue 10:48 AM834 km518 miles450 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DakarTue 11:48 AM1163 km723 miles628 nmEast-northeast ENE
BanjulTue 11:48 AM1192 km741 miles644 nmEast-northeast ENE
BissauTue 11:48 AM1249 km776 miles675 nmEast-northeast ENE
ConakryTue 11:48 AM1433 km890 miles774 nmEast E
FreetownTue 11:48 AM1492 km927 miles806 nmEast E
NouakchottTue 11:48 AM1499 km932 miles810 nmNortheast NE
MonroviaTue 11:48 AM1795 km1115 miles969 nmEast E
FortalezaTue 8:48 AM1970 km1224 miles1064 nmSouthwest SW
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