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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 12:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 11' North, Longitude: 15° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.39 meters/second, 1553.0 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 minorth16.08 mi
1 hour14° 31' 20.6"964.76 miwest0° 06' 25.1"7.36 minorth964.52 mi
24 hours11° 32' 12.6"766.48 mieast2° 11' 20.2"150.53 minorth776.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RossoThu 12:34 PM89 km55 miles48 nmWest-northwest WNW
Saint-LouisThu 12:34 PM157 km98 miles85 nmWest W
ToubaThu 12:34 PM171 km106 miles92 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NouakchottThu 12:34 PM232 km144 miles126 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ThièsThu 12:34 PM254 km158 miles137 nmSouthwest SW
FarafenniThu 12:34 PM295 km183 miles159 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TambacoundaThu 12:34 PM306 km190 miles165 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DakarThu 12:34 PM306 km190 miles165 nmWest-southwest WSW
BanjulThu 12:34 PM345 km214 miles186 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SerekundaThu 12:34 PM351 km218 miles190 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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