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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 45%

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 17, 2013 at 16:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 26' North, Longitude: 17° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.82 meters/second, 1597.8 km/hour, 992.8 miles/hour or 862.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.9"16.55 miwest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 misouth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 32' 51.2"992.74 miwest0° 09' 27.8"10.84 misouth993.03 mi
24 hours10° 53' 03.9"742.79 mieast3° 59' 39.3"274.50 misouth795.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SarhFri 5:34 PM96 km59 miles52 nmEast-southeast ESE
MoundouFri 5:34 PM190 km118 miles103 nmWest-southwest WSW
Kaga-BandoroFri 5:34 PM323 km200 miles174 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MongoFri 5:34 PM329 km204 miles178 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BozoumFri 5:34 PM369 km229 miles199 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MarouaFri 5:34 PM378 km235 miles204 nmWest-northwest WNW
NdjamenaFri 5:34 PM404 km251 miles218 nmNorthwest NW
GarouaFri 5:34 PM458 km284 miles247 nmWest W
MoussoroFri 5:34 PM480 km298 miles259 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NgaoundéréFri 5:34 PM497 km309 miles268 nmWest-southwest WSW
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