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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 07:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 35' North
Longitude: 42° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.63 meters/second, 1579.1 km/hour, 981.2 miles/hour or 852.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.35 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 minorth16.35 mi
1 hour14° 31' 50.5"981.06 miwest0° 08' 28.6"9.71 minorth980.84 mi
24 hours11° 20' 25.9"765.71 mieast3° 04' 41.4"211.64 minorth789.64 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AssabWed 10:48 AM51 km32 miles27 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TadjouraWed 10:48 AM94 km58 miles51 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DjiboutiWed 10:48 AM126 km79 miles68 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Ali SabiehWed 10:48 AM159 km99 miles86 nmSouth S
Ta'izzWed 10:48 AM191 km119 miles103 nmNortheast NE
Al HudaydahWed 10:48 AM249 km155 miles134 nmNorth N
AdenWed 10:48 AM265 km165 miles143 nmEast E
Dire DawaWed 10:48 AM339 km211 miles183 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Mek'eleWed 10:48 AM351 km218 miles190 nmWest-northwest WNW
SanaWed 10:48 AM354 km220 miles191 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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