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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: 10%
Previous phaseThird QuarterFriday, May 31, 2013 at 6:59 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSaturday, June 8, 2013 at 3:57 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, June 5, 2013 at 09:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 10' North
Longitude: 1° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.75 meters/second, 1561.5 km/hour, 970.3 miles/hour or 843.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.17 miwest0° 00' 07.1"0.14 minorth16.17 mi
1 hour14° 31' 45.9"970.12 miwest0° 07' 04.0"8.10 minorth969.89 mi
24 hours11° 22' 39.9"759.74 mieast2° 28' 28.8"170.18 minorth774.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TimbuktuWed 9:36 AM215 km134 miles116 nmNorthwest NW
OuagadougouWed 9:36 AM312 km194 miles168 nmSouth S
KoudougouWed 9:36 AM327 km203 miles177 nmSouth S
NiameyWed 10:36 AM468 km291 miles252 nmEast-southeast ESE
KoutialaWed 9:36 AM495 km308 miles267 nmSouthwest SW
Bobo-DioulassoWed 9:36 AM513 km319 miles277 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MangoWed 9:36 AM590 km367 miles319 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SikassoWed 9:36 AM593 km368 miles320 nmSouthwest SW
NatitingouWed 10:36 AM644 km400 miles348 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TamaleWed 9:36 AM647 km402 miles349 nmSouth S
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