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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 11:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 35' North, Longitude: 29° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.26 meters/second, 1595.7 km/hour, 991.5 miles/hour or 861.6 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' 06.2"991.48 miwest0° 09' 36.4"11.00 minorth991.30 mi
24 hours11° 12' 56.1"765.07 mieast3° 35' 12.2"246.55 minorth799.50 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaTue 10:58 AM854 km531 miles461 nmNortheast NE
MindeloTue 10:58 AM928 km577 miles501 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DakarTue 11:58 AM1398 km868 miles755 nmEast-northeast ENE
BanjulTue 11:58 AM1441 km895 miles778 nmEast-northeast ENE
BissauTue 11:58 AM1509 km938 miles815 nmEast E
ConakryTue 11:58 AM1699 km1056 miles917 nmEast E
NouakchottTue 11:58 AM1709 km1062 miles923 nmNortheast NE
FreetownTue 11:58 AM1758 km1092 miles949 nmEast E
FortalezaTue 8:58 AM1805 km1122 miles975 nmSouthwest SW
RecifeTue 8:58 AM2054 km1276 miles1109 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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