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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 12:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 11' North, Longitude: 15° 19' 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"964.82 miwest0° 06' 25.0"7.36 minorth964.58 mi
24 hours11° 32' 12.9"766.53 mieast2° 11' 17.8"150.50 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 12:34 PM64 km39 miles34 nmNorthwest NW
Saint-LouisThu 12:34 PM129 km80 miles69 nmWest W
ToubaThu 12:34 PM158 km98 miles85 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NouakchottThu 12:34 PM221 km138 miles120 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ThièsThu 12:34 PM232 km144 miles125 nmSouthwest SW
DakarThu 12:34 PM282 km176 miles153 nmSouthwest SW
FarafenniThu 12:34 PM291 km181 miles157 nmSouth S
TambacoundaThu 12:34 PM321 km199 miles173 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BanjulThu 12:34 PM332 km206 miles179 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SerekundaThu 12:34 PM338 km210 miles182 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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