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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: 16%

Previous phaseThird QuarterFriday, May 31, 2013 at 7:00 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSaturday, June 8, 2013 at 3:58 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at 09:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 56' North, Longitude: 7° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.85 meters/second, 1583.4 km/hour, 983.9 miles/hour or 855.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.40 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 minorth16.40 mi
1 hour14° 32' 08.8"983.73 miwest0° 08' 41.7"9.96 minorth983.52 mi
24 hours11° 12' 28.7"758.55 mieast3° 10' 55.0"218.74 minorth784.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BamakoTue 9:14 AM96 km60 miles52 nmNorthwest NW
SikassoTue 9:14 AM209 km130 miles113 nmEast-southeast ESE
KoutialaTue 9:14 AM225 km140 miles122 nmEast-northeast ENE
KorhogoTue 9:14 AM341 km212 miles184 nmSoutheast SE
Bobo-DioulassoTue 9:14 AM359 km223 miles194 nmEast-southeast ESE
NzérékoréTue 9:14 AM486 km302 miles262 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManTue 9:14 AM501 km311 miles270 nmSouth S
DabakalaTue 9:14 AM518 km322 miles280 nmSoutheast SE
KoiduTue 9:14 AM528 km328 miles285 nmSouthwest SW
BouakéTue 9:14 AM541 km336 miles292 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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