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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: 3%

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 Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 06:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 26' North, Longitude: 57° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.87 meters/second, 1579.9 km/hour, 981.7 miles/hour or 853.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.36 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 minorth16.36 mi
1 hour14° 31' 51.6"981.62 miwest0° 08' 32.4"9.78 minorth981.40 mi
24 hours11° 20' 01.1"765.67 mieast3° 06' 21.7"213.55 minorth790.12 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HadibuWed 9:48 AM336 km209 miles181 nmWest W
SalalahWed 10:48 AM601 km373 miles324 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BosasoWed 9:48 AM873 km542 miles471 nmWest W
Al MukallaWed 9:48 AM894 km556 miles483 nmWest-northwest WNW
MuscatWed 10:48 AM1245 km774 miles672 nmNorth N
AdenWed 9:48 AM1316 km817 miles710 nmWest W
Abu DhabiWed 10:48 AM1360 km845 miles734 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SanaWed 9:48 AM1430 km888 miles772 nmWest-northwest WNW
DubaiWed 10:48 AM1433 km890 miles774 nmNorth N
DjiboutiWed 9:48 AM1523 km946 miles822 nmWest W
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