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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 11:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 10' North
Longitude: 17° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.58 meters/second, 1575.3 km/hour, 978.8 miles/hour or 850.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.31 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 minorth16.32 mi
1 hour14° 31' 46.5"978.72 miwest0° 08' 12.3"9.40 minorth978.49 mi
24 hours11° 22' 10.7"765.90 mieast2° 57' 34.6"203.49 minorth787.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SerekundaWed 11:58 AM143 km89 miles77 nmEast-northeast ENE
BanjulWed 11:58 AM155 km96 miles83 nmEast-northeast ENE
DakarWed 11:58 AM177 km110 miles95 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ZiguinchorWed 11:58 AM195 km121 miles105 nmEast-southeast ESE
ThièsWed 11:58 AM213 km132 miles115 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FarafenniWed 11:58 AM261 km162 miles141 nmEast E
ToubaWed 11:58 AM294 km183 miles159 nmNortheast NE
BissauWed 11:58 AM297 km184 miles160 nmEast-southeast ESE
Saint-LouisWed 11:58 AM354 km220 miles191 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BafatáWed 11:58 AM376 km234 miles203 nmEast-southeast ESE
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