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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 11:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 08' North
Longitude: 15° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.62 meters/second, 1575.4 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' 46.6"978.81 miwest0° 08' 13.0"9.42 minorth978.58 mi
24 hours11° 22' 06.3"765.90 mieast2° 57' 51.9"203.82 minorth787.75 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 AM48 km30 miles26 nmNorth N
ZiguinchorWed 11:48 AM101 km63 miles54 nmSouthwest SW
BanjulWed 11:48 AM116 km72 miles63 nmWest-northwest WNW
SerekundaWed 11:48 AM127 km79 miles69 nmWest-northwest WNW
BissauWed 11:48 AM142 km88 miles77 nmSouth S
BafatáWed 11:48 AM145 km90 miles78 nmSoutheast SE
GabúWed 11:48 AM172 km107 miles93 nmEast-southeast ESE
ToubaWed 11:48 AM194 km121 miles105 nmNorth N
TambacoundaWed 11:48 AM215 km134 miles116 nmEast-northeast ENE
ThièsWed 11:48 AM236 km147 miles128 nmNorthwest NW
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