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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 7:00 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSaturday, June 8, 2013 at 3:58 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, June 5, 2013 at 11:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 24' North, Longitude: 31° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.25 meters/second, 1559.7 km/hour, 969.2 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"968.92 miwest0° 06' 55.1"7.93 minorth968.69 mi
24 hours11° 23' 32.5"759.81 mieast2° 24' 40.4"165.81 minorth773.17 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 AM679 km422 miles367 nmEast-northeast ENE
PraiaWed 10:38 AM822 km511 miles444 nmEast E
DakarWed 11:38 AM1477 km918 miles798 nmEast E
BanjulWed 11:38 AM1586 km986 miles856 nmEast E
NouakchottWed 11:38 AM1644 km1022 miles888 nmEast-northeast ENE
BissauWed 11:38 AM1729 km1074 miles933 nmEast E
ConakryWed 11:38 AM2003 km1245 miles1082 nmEast-southeast ESE
FreetownWed 11:38 AM2094 km1301 miles1131 nmEast-southeast ESE
El Aaiún *Wed 12:38 PM2267 km1409 miles1224 nmNortheast NE
FortalezaWed 8:38 AM2271 km1411 miles1226 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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