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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 13:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 17' North, Longitude: 28° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.17 meters/second, 1552.2 km/hour, 964.5 miles/hour or 838.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.07 miwest0° 00' 06.3"0.12 minorth16.07 mi
1 hour14° 31' 19.7"964.26 miwest0° 06' 20.8"7.27 minorth964.03 mi
24 hours11° 32' 32.9"766.47 mieast2° 09' 28.9"148.41 minorth776.39 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MindeloThu 12:28 PM369 km229 miles199 nmEast E
PraiaThu 12:28 PM544 km338 miles293 nmEast-southeast ESE
Santa MariaThu 12:28 PM586 km364 miles316 nmEast E
DakarThu 1:28 PM1189 km739 miles642 nmEast E
BanjulThu 1:28 PM1309 km813 miles707 nmEast-southeast ESE
NouakchottThu 1:28 PM1334 km829 miles721 nmEast E
BissauThu 1:28 PM1466 km911 miles792 nmEast-southeast ESE
ConakryThu 1:28 PM1759 km1093 miles950 nmEast-southeast ESE
FreetownThu 1:28 PM1858 km1155 miles1003 nmEast-southeast ESE
El Aaiún *Thu 2:28 PM1976 km1228 miles1067 nmNortheast NE

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