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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 12:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 14' North
Longitude: 25° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.45 meters/second, 1574.8 km/hour, 978.6 miles/hour or 850.3 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' 46.1"978.43 miwest0° 08' 10.5"9.37 minorth978.21 mi
24 hours11° 22' 23.2"765.93 mieast2° 56' 42.4"202.50 minorth787.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaWed 11:28 AM263 km163 miles142 nmNortheast NE
MindeloWed 11:28 AM405 km252 miles219 nmNorth N
Santa MariaWed 11:28 AM449 km279 miles242 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DakarWed 12:28 PM858 km533 miles463 nmEast-northeast ENE
ThièsWed 12:28 PM914 km568 miles493 nmEast-northeast ENE
SerekundaWed 12:28 PM927 km576 miles500 nmEast E
BanjulWed 12:28 PM939 km583 miles507 nmEast E
ZiguinchorWed 12:28 PM975 km606 miles527 nmEast E
BissauWed 12:28 PM1060 km659 miles572 nmEast E
NouakchottWed 12:28 PM1128 km701 miles609 nmEast-northeast ENE
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