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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 phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:29 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, May 18, 2013 at 4:35 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, May 10, 2013 at 12:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 21' North, Longitude: 0° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.19 meters/second, 1534.3 km/hour, 953.4 miles/hour or 828.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.89 miwest0° 00' 04.5"0.09 minorth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 30' 58.8"953.14 miwest0° 04' 25.4"5.07 minorth952.95 mi
24 hours11° 39' 07.3"765.14 mieast1° 21' 14.0"93.13 minorth767.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DoriFri 12:18 PM479 km298 miles259 nmSouth S
NiameyFri 1:18 PM578 km359 miles312 nmSouth-southeast SSE
OuahigouyaFri 12:18 PM593 km369 miles320 nmSouth-southwest SSW
OuagadougouFri 12:18 PM685 km426 miles370 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Fada N'gourmaFri 12:18 PM697 km433 miles376 nmSouth S
KoudougouFri 12:18 PM725 km451 miles392 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ArlitFri 1:18 PM771 km479 miles417 nmEast E
AgadezFri 1:18 PM851 km529 miles460 nmEast E
KandiFri 1:18 PM856 km532 miles462 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MangoFri 12:18 PM886 km551 miles478 nmSouth S
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