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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 12:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 11' North
Longitude: 13° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.41 meters/second, 1553.1 km/hour, 965.0 miles/hour or 838.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.08 miwest0° 00' 06.4"0.12 minorth16.09 mi
1 hour14° 31' 20.6"964.87 miwest0° 06' 25.5"7.37 minorth964.64 mi
24 hours11° 32' 10.8"766.53 mieast2° 11' 30.0"150.73 minorth776.86 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RossoThu 12:28 PM211 km131 miles114 nmWest W
ToubaThu 12:28 PM260 km162 miles141 nmWest-southwest WSW
TambacoundaThu 12:28 PM267 km166 miles144 nmSouth S
Saint-LouisThu 12:28 PM283 km176 miles153 nmWest W
NouakchottThu 12:28 PM309 km192 miles167 nmNorthwest NW
FarafenniThu 12:28 PM343 km213 miles185 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ThièsThu 12:28 PM363 km225 miles196 nmWest-southwest WSW
TidjikjaThu 12:28 PM369 km229 miles199 nmNortheast NE
DakarThu 12:28 PM418 km260 miles226 nmWest-southwest WSW
BanjulThu 12:28 PM420 km261 miles227 nmSouthwest SW
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