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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 12:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 12' North
Longitude: 16° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.37 meters/second, 1552.9 km/hour, 965.0 miles/hour or 838.5 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"964.78 miwest0° 06' 24.7"7.35 minorth964.55 mi
24 hours11° 32' 14.4"766.53 mieast2° 11' 09.9"150.34 minorth776.79 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RossoThu 12:38 PM62 km39 miles33 nmNortheast NE
ToubaThu 12:38 PM153 km95 miles83 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ThièsThu 12:38 PM169 km105 miles91 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DakarThu 12:38 PM209 km130 miles113 nmSouthwest SW
NouakchottThu 12:38 PM212 km131 miles114 nmNorth N
FarafenniThu 12:38 PM299 km186 miles162 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BanjulThu 12:38 PM305 km190 miles165 nmSouth S
SerekundaThu 12:38 PM308 km191 miles166 nmSouth S
BafatáThu 12:38 PM479 km297 miles258 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BissauThu 12:38 PM486 km302 miles262 nmSouth S
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