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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 06:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 28' North, Longitude: 54° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.83 meters/second, 1579.8 km/hour, 981.6 miles/hour or 853.0 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' 51.3"981.53 miwest0° 08' 31.7"9.77 minorth981.31 mi
24 hours11° 20' 05.2"765.68 mieast3° 06' 05.1"213.23 minorth790.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HadibuWed 9:58 AM75 km46 miles40 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalalahWed 10:58 AM507 km315 miles274 nmNorth N
BosasoWed 9:58 AM613 km381 miles331 nmWest-southwest WSW
Al MukallaWed 9:58 AM644 km400 miles348 nmWest-northwest WNW
GalkayoWed 9:58 AM1015 km631 miles548 nmSouthwest SW
AdenWed 9:58 AM1052 km654 miles568 nmWest W
SanaWed 9:58 AM1175 km730 miles635 nmWest-northwest WNW
DjiboutiWed 9:58 AM1260 km783 miles680 nmWest W
MuscatWed 10:58 AM1299 km807 miles701 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Abu DhabiWed 10:58 AM1327 km825 miles717 nmNorth N
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