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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 12:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 17' North, Longitude: 30° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.37 meters/second, 1574.5 km/hour, 978.4 miles/hour or 850.2 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' 45.7"978.25 miwest0° 08' 09.0"9.34 minorth978.02 mi
24 hours11° 22' 31.7"765.94 mieast2° 56' 07.5"201.83 minorth787.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MindeloWed 11:48 AM677 km421 miles366 nmNortheast NE
PraiaWed 11:48 AM731 km454 miles395 nmEast-northeast ENE
DakarWed 12:48 PM1375 km854 miles742 nmEast E
BanjulWed 12:48 PM1463 km909 miles790 nmEast E
BissauWed 12:48 PM1583 km983 miles855 nmEast E
NouakchottWed 12:48 PM1602 km995 miles865 nmEast-northeast ENE
ConakryWed 12:48 PM1834 km1139 miles990 nmEast-southeast ESE
FreetownWed 12:48 PM1915 km1190 miles1034 nmEast-southeast ESE
FortalezaWed 9:48 AM2105 km1308 miles1136 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MonroviaWed 12:48 PM2248 km1397 miles1214 nmEast-southeast ESE
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