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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 12:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 36' North, Longitude: 31° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.23 meters/second, 1595.6 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"16.52 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.53 mi
1 hour14° 32' 06.1"991.40 miwest0° 09' 35.8"10.99 minorth991.22 mi
24 hours11° 12' 59.4"765.07 mieast3° 34' 58.3"246.29 minorth799.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaTue 11:08 AM1058 km658 miles571 nmNortheast NE
DakarTue 12:08 PM1641 km1020 miles886 nmEast-northeast ENE
FortalezaTue 9:08 AM1667 km1036 miles900 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BanjulTue 12:08 PM1694 km1052 miles915 nmEast-northeast ENE
BissauTue 12:08 PM1770 km1100 miles956 nmEast E
NouakchottTue 12:08 PM1931 km1200 miles1043 nmEast-northeast ENE
ConakryTue 12:08 PM1965 km1221 miles1061 nmEast E
RecifeTue 9:08 AM1991 km1237 miles1075 nmSouth S
FreetownTue 12:08 PM2024 km1257 miles1093 nmEast E
BelémTue 9:08 AM2235 km1389 miles1207 nmWest-southwest WSW
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