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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 12:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 10' North, Longitude: 13° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.42 meters/second, 1553.1 km/hour, 965.1 miles/hour or 838.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.08 miwest0° 00' 06.4"0.12 minorth16.08 mi
1 hour14° 31' 20.7"964.81 miwest0° 06' 25.7"7.37 minorth964.58 mi
24 hours11° 32' 10.3"766.48 mieast2° 11' 32.2"150.76 minorth776.81 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 PM239 km149 miles129 nmWest W
TambacoundaThu 12:28 PM266 km165 miles144 nmSouth S
ToubaThu 12:28 PM285 km177 miles154 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-LouisThu 12:28 PM312 km194 miles168 nmWest W
NouakchottThu 12:28 PM330 km205 miles178 nmNorthwest NW
TidjikjaThu 12:28 PM349 km217 miles189 nmNortheast NE
FarafenniThu 12:28 PM360 km224 miles194 nmSouthwest SW
ThièsThu 12:28 PM389 km242 miles210 nmWest-southwest WSW
GabúThu 12:28 PM436 km271 miles235 nmSouth S
BanjulThu 12:28 PM440 km274 miles238 nmSouthwest SW

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