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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 12:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 23' North
Longitude: 4° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.12 meters/second, 1534.0 km/hour, 953.2 miles/hour or 828.3 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' 04.3"0.08 minorth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 30' 58.4"953.00 miwest0° 04' 23.6"5.04 minorth952.81 mi
24 hours11° 39' 11.0"765.11 mieast1° 20' 30.2"92.29 minorth767.63 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KoutialaFri 12:38 PM668 km415 miles361 nmSouth S
BamakoFri 12:38 PM724 km450 miles391 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KoudougouFri 12:38 PM725 km450 miles391 nmSouth-southeast SSE
OuagadougouFri 12:38 PM750 km466 miles405 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SikassoFri 12:38 PM789 km490 miles426 nmSouth S
Bobo-DioulassoFri 12:38 PM798 km496 miles431 nmSouth S
NiameyFri 1:38 PM910 km566 miles492 nmSoutheast SE
NouakchottFri 12:38 PM1188 km738 miles642 nmWest W
YamoussoukroFri 12:38 PM1280 km796 miles691 nmSouth S
El Aaiún *Fri 1:38 PM1302 km809 miles703 nmNorthwest NW
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