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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 12:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 10' North
Longitude: 11° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.45 meters/second, 1553.2 km/hour, 965.1 miles/hour or 838.7 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"0.12 minorth16.09 mi
1 hour14° 31' 20.8"964.96 miwest0° 06' 26.3"7.38 minorth964.73 mi
24 hours11° 32' 07.1"766.53 mieast2° 11' 50.0"151.11 minorth776.93 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TidjikjaThu 12:18 PM265 km165 miles143 nmNorth N
TambacoundaThu 12:18 PM357 km222 miles193 nmSouthwest SW
RossoThu 12:18 PM468 km291 miles253 nmWest W
ToubaThu 12:18 PM497 km309 miles268 nmWest-southwest WSW
GabúThu 12:18 PM524 km325 miles283 nmSouthwest SW
NouakchottThu 12:18 PM528 km328 miles285 nmWest-northwest WNW
FarafenniThu 12:18 PM531 km330 miles287 nmWest-southwest WSW
BamakoThu 12:18 PM538 km334 miles290 nmSoutheast SE
Saint-LouisThu 12:18 PM542 km337 miles293 nmWest W
BafatáThu 12:18 PM561 km349 miles303 nmSouthwest SW
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