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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 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 31' North, Longitude: 32° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.77 meters/second, 1532.8 km/hour, 952.4 miles/hour or 827.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.87 miwest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 minorth15.87 mi
1 hour14° 30' 57.1"952.20 miwest0° 04' 13.4"4.84 minorth952.01 mi
24 hours11° 39' 32.2"764.87 mieast1° 16' 15.4"87.43 minorth766.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MindeloFri 1:34 PM849 km528 miles459 nmEast E
PraiaFri 1:34 PM1068 km664 miles577 nmEast-southeast ESE
DakarFri 2:34 PM1695 km1053 miles915 nmEast-southeast ESE
NouakchottFri 2:34 PM1779 km1106 miles961 nmEast E
BanjulFri 2:34 PM1825 km1134 miles985 nmEast-southeast ESE
BissauFri 2:34 PM1991 km1237 miles1075 nmEast-southeast ESE
El Aaiún *Fri 3:34 PM2224 km1382 miles1201 nmEast-northeast ENE
Ponta Delgada *Fri 2:34 PM2241 km1392 miles1210 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryFri 2:34 PM2289 km1422 miles1236 nmEast-southeast ESE
Angra do Heroísmo *Fri 2:34 PM2296 km1427 miles1240 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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