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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 12:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 11' North, Longitude: 20° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.54 meters/second, 1575.1 km/hour, 978.7 miles/hour or 850.5 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 minorth16.31 mi
1 hour14° 31' 46.3"978.62 miwest0° 08' 11.7"9.39 minorth978.39 mi
24 hours11° 22' 14.9"765.91 mieast2° 57' 17.3"203.16 minorth787.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DakarWed 12:08 PM360 km223 miles194 nmEast-northeast ENE
PraiaWed 11:08 AM388 km241 miles209 nmWest-northwest WNW
SerekundaWed 12:08 PM403 km250 miles218 nmEast E
ThièsWed 12:08 PM415 km258 miles224 nmEast-northeast ENE
BanjulWed 12:08 PM415 km258 miles224 nmEast E
ZiguinchorWed 12:08 PM452 km281 miles244 nmEast E
Santa MariaWed 11:08 AM465 km289 miles251 nmNorthwest NW
FarafenniWed 12:08 PM521 km324 miles281 nmEast E
ToubaWed 12:08 PM522 km324 miles282 nmEast-northeast ENE
Saint-LouisWed 12:08 PM524 km325 miles283 nmNortheast NE
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