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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: 9%
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 11:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 24' North
Longitude: 31° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.24 meters/second, 1559.7 km/hour, 969.1 miles/hour or 842.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.15 miwest0° 00' 07.0"0.13 minorth16.15 mi
1 hour14° 31' 43.7"968.98 miwest0° 06' 55.0"7.93 minorth968.75 mi
24 hours11° 23' 33.0"759.87 mieast2° 24' 38.4"165.78 minorth773.22 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MindeloWed 10:38 AM707 km439 miles382 nmEast-northeast ENE
PraiaWed 10:38 AM851 km529 miles460 nmEast E
DakarWed 11:38 AM1506 km936 miles813 nmEast E
BanjulWed 11:38 AM1615 km1003 miles872 nmEast E
NouakchottWed 11:38 AM1672 km1039 miles903 nmEast-northeast ENE
BissauWed 11:38 AM1757 km1092 miles949 nmEast E
ConakryWed 11:38 AM2031 km1262 miles1097 nmEast-southeast ESE
FreetownWed 11:38 AM2122 km1318 miles1146 nmEast-southeast ESE
FortalezaWed 8:38 AM2261 km1405 miles1221 nmSouth-southwest SSW
El Aaiún *Wed 12:38 PM2290 km1423 miles1237 nmNortheast NE
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