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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 11:48:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:16 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 11:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 08' North, Longitude: 15° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.63 meters/second, 1575.5 km/hour, 978.9 miles/hour or 850.7 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' 46.8"978.75 miWest0° 08' 13.2"9.42 miNorth978.53 mi
24 hours11° 22' 06.0"765.84 miEast2° 57' 53.9"203.85 miNorth787.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FarafenniWed 11:48 AM59 km37 miles32 nmNorthwest NW
ZiguinchorWed 11:48 AM125 km78 miles67 nmWest-southwest WSW
BafatáWed 11:48 AM127 km79 miles68 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BanjulWed 11:48 AM145 km90 miles78 nmWest-northwest WNW
BissauWed 11:48 AM145 km90 miles78 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GabúWed 11:48 AM149 km92 miles80 nmSoutheast SE
SerekundaWed 11:48 AM156 km97 miles84 nmWest-northwest WNW
TambacoundaWed 11:48 AM188 km117 miles101 nmEast-northeast ENE
ToubaWed 11:48 AM202 km125 miles109 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ThièsWed 11:48 AM256 km159 miles138 nmNorthwest NW

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