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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: 2%

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 10:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 58' North, Longitude: 1° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.93 meters/second, 1576.5 km/hour, 979.6 miles/hour or 851.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.33 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 minorth16.33 mi
1 hour14° 31' 47.8"979.49 miwest0° 08' 17.8"9.51 minorth979.26 mi
24 hours11° 21' 36.2"765.84 mieast2° 59' 56.1"206.19 minorth788.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NiameyWed 11:36 AM64 km40 miles35 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KandiWed 11:36 AM234 km145 miles126 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NatitingouWed 11:36 AM301 km187 miles162 nmSouth S
MangoWed 10:36 AM328 km204 miles177 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DjougouWed 11:36 AM363 km225 miles196 nmSouth S
SokotoWed 11:36 AM364 km226 miles197 nmEast E
OuagadougouWed 10:36 AM377 km234 miles204 nmWest W
KaraWed 10:36 AM387 km240 miles209 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ParakouWed 11:36 AM410 km255 miles222 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SokodéWed 10:36 AM449 km279 miles242 nmSouth S
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