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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 10:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 59' North, Longitude: 1° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.92 meters/second, 1576.5 km/hour, 979.6 miles/hour or 851.2 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"979.47 miwest0° 08' 17.7"9.50 minorth979.25 mi
24 hours11° 21' 37.0"765.84 mieast2° 59' 52.7"206.13 minorth788.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NiameyWed 11:38 AM97 km60 miles52 nmNortheast NE
Fada N'gourmaWed 10:38 AM153 km95 miles82 nmSouthwest SW
DoriWed 10:38 AM194 km121 miles105 nmNorthwest NW
KandiWed 11:38 AM264 km164 miles143 nmSoutheast SE
NatitingouWed 11:38 AM296 km184 miles160 nmSouth S
MangoWed 10:38 AM307 km191 miles166 nmSouth-southwest SSW
OuagadougouWed 10:38 AM325 km202 miles176 nmWest-southwest WSW
DjougouWed 11:38 AM363 km226 miles196 nmSouth S
KaraWed 10:38 AM380 km236 miles205 nmSouth S
SokotoWed 11:38 AM417 km259 miles225 nmEast E
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