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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 12:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 18' North, Longitude: 32° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.33 meters/second, 1574.4 km/hour, 978.3 miles/hour or 850.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.30 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 minorth16.31 mi
1 hour14° 31' 45.6"978.15 miwest0° 08' 08.5"9.33 minorth977.92 mi
24 hours11° 22' 36.0"765.95 mieast2° 55' 50.1"201.50 minorth787.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MindeloWed 11:58 AM900 km559 miles486 nmEast-northeast ENE
PraiaWed 11:58 AM986 km613 miles533 nmEast-northeast ENE
DakarWed 12:58 PM1635 km1016 miles883 nmEast E
BanjulWed 12:58 PM1725 km1072 miles931 nmEast E
BissauWed 12:58 PM1845 km1146 miles996 nmEast E
NouakchottWed 12:58 PM1847 km1148 miles998 nmEast-northeast ENE
FortalezaWed 9:58 AM2002 km1244 miles1081 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ConakryWed 12:58 PM2092 km1300 miles1130 nmEast E
FreetownWed 12:58 PM2171 km1349 miles1172 nmEast-southeast ESE
CayenneWed 9:58 AM2366 km1470 miles1277 nmWest-southwest WSW
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