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

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 12:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 09' North, Longitude: 11° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.46 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"964.90 miwest0° 06' 26.4"7.38 minorth964.67 mi
24 hours11° 32' 06.7"766.48 mieast2° 11' 52.4"151.15 minorth776.88 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 PM267 km166 miles144 nmNorth N
TambacoundaThu 12:18 PM377 km234 miles203 nmSouthwest SW
RossoThu 12:18 PM497 km309 miles268 nmWest W
BamakoThu 12:18 PM518 km322 miles280 nmSoutheast SE
ToubaThu 12:18 PM525 km326 miles283 nmWest-southwest WSW
GabúThu 12:18 PM541 km336 miles292 nmSouthwest SW
NouakchottThu 12:18 PM554 km344 miles299 nmWest-northwest WNW
FarafenniThu 12:18 PM555 km345 miles300 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-LouisThu 12:18 PM571 km355 miles308 nmWest W
BafatáThu 12:18 PM580 km360 miles313 nmSouthwest SW
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