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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 11:28:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 11:16 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 11:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 04' North, Longitude: 0° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.66 meters/second, 1554.0 km/hour, 965.6 miles/hour or 839.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.09 miWest0° 00' 06.4"0.13 miNorth16.09 mi
1 hour14° 31' 21.8"965.36 miWest0° 06' 30.3"7.46 miNorth965.13 mi
24 hours11° 31' 47.9"766.48 miEast2° 13' 32.7"153.06 miNorth777.22 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DoriThu 11:28 AM248 km154 miles134 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NiameyThu 12:28 PM310 km193 miles167 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TimbuktuThu 11:28 AM428 km266 miles231 nmWest W
Fada N'gourmaThu 11:28 AM447 km278 miles241 nmSouth S
OuahigouyaThu 11:28 AM454 km282 miles245 nmSouthwest SW
OuagadougouThu 11:28 AM488 km303 miles263 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KoudougouThu 11:28 AM552 km343 miles298 nmSouthwest SW
SokotoThu 12:28 PM571 km355 miles309 nmSoutheast SE
KandiThu 12:28 PM588 km365 miles317 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MangoThu 11:28 AM634 km394 miles342 nmSouth S

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