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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 10:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 02' North
Longitude: 3° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.83 meters/second, 1576.2 km/hour, 979.4 miles/hour or 851.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.32 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 minorth16.32 mi
1 hour14° 31' 47.6"979.28 miwest0° 08' 16.4"9.48 minorth979.06 mi
24 hours11° 21' 45.3"765.86 mieast2° 59' 18.3"205.47 minorth788.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KoudougouWed 10:58 AM145 km90 miles78 nmSoutheast SE
OuagadougouWed 10:58 AM220 km137 miles119 nmEast-southeast ESE
Bobo-DioulassoWed 10:58 AM224 km139 miles121 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KoutialaWed 10:58 AM231 km144 miles125 nmWest-southwest WSW
SikassoWed 10:58 AM308 km192 miles166 nmSouthwest SW
TamaleWed 10:58 AM491 km305 miles265 nmSoutheast SE
BamakoWed 10:58 AM496 km308 miles268 nmWest W
NiameyWed 11:58 AM604 km375 miles326 nmEast E
BouakéWed 10:58 AM615 km382 miles332 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KaraWed 10:58 AM635 km395 miles343 nmSoutheast SE
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