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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

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 Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 09:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 52' North, Longitude: 27° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.11 meters/second, 1555.6 km/hour, 966.6 miles/hour or 840.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.11 miwest0° 00' 06.6"0.13 minorth16.11 mi
1 hour14° 31' 23.8"966.45 miwest0° 06' 39.0"7.62 minorth966.21 mi
24 hours11° 31' 05.8"766.54 mieast2° 17' 13.8"157.29 minorth778.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Al-FashirThu 12:36 PM359 km223 miles194 nmSouthwest SW
Al-UbayyidThu 12:36 PM397 km246 miles214 nmSoutheast SE
KhartoumThu 12:36 PM511 km318 miles276 nmEast E
KostiThu 12:36 PM606 km377 miles327 nmEast-southeast ESE
FadaThu 10:36 AM676 km420 miles365 nmWest-northwest WNW
AbéchéThu 10:36 AM780 km484 miles421 nmWest-southwest WSW
MalakalThu 12:36 PM819 km509 miles442 nmSouth-southeast SSE
WauThu 12:36 PM904 km562 miles488 nmSouth S
KassalaThu 12:36 PM927 km576 miles500 nmEast E
Faya-LargeauThu 10:36 AM951 km591 miles514 nmWest-northwest WNW
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