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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 12:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 22' North
Longitude: 2° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.15 meters/second, 1534.2 km/hour, 953.3 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' 58.7"953.07 miwest0° 04' 24.5"5.06 minorth952.88 mi
24 hours11° 39' 09.1"765.12 mieast1° 20' 52.0"92.71 minorth767.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TimbuktuFri 12:28 PM191 km118 miles103 nmSouth-southwest SSW
OuagadougouFri 12:28 PM669 km416 miles361 nmSouth S
KoudougouFri 12:28 PM677 km421 miles366 nmSouth S
NiameyFri 1:28 PM717 km446 miles387 nmSoutheast SE
KoutialaFri 12:28 PM743 km462 miles401 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Bobo-DioulassoFri 12:28 PM823 km511 miles444 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SikassoFri 12:28 PM860 km534 miles464 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BamakoFri 12:28 PM878 km546 miles474 nmSouthwest SW
MangoFri 12:28 PM936 km582 miles506 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KandiFri 1:28 PM981 km609 miles530 nmSoutheast SE
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