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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 09:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 47' North, Longitude: 21° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.27 meters/second, 1577.8 km/hour, 980.4 miles/hour or 851.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.34 miwest0° 00' 08.4"0.16 minorth16.34 mi
1 hour14° 31' 49.2"980.26 miwest0° 08' 23.1"9.61 minorth980.04 mi
24 hours11° 21' 01.8"765.78 mieast3° 02' 16.2"208.86 minorth788.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Al-FashirWed 12:14 PM402 km250 miles217 nmEast-northeast ENE
SarhWed 10:14 AM545 km338 miles294 nmSouthwest SW
NdjamenaWed 10:14 AM731 km454 miles395 nmWest W
MoundouWed 10:14 AM776 km482 miles419 nmSouthwest SW
WauWed 12:14 PM886 km550 miles478 nmSoutheast SE
Al-UbayyidWed 12:14 PM920 km572 miles497 nmEast E
BanguiWed 10:14 AM995 km618 miles537 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BimboWed 10:14 AM1012 km629 miles547 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KhartoumWed 12:14 PM1205 km749 miles651 nmEast-northeast ENE
JubaWed 12:14 PM1393 km866 miles752 nmSoutheast SE
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