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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 11:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 25' North, Longitude: 33° 50' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.20 meters/second, 1559.5 km/hour, 969.0 miles/hour or 842.1 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' 06.8"0.13 minorth16.15 mi
1 hour14° 31' 43.6"968.89 miwest0° 06' 54.3"7.92 minorth968.65 mi
24 hours11° 23' 37.3"759.88 mieast2° 24' 19.4"165.42 minorth773.15 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MindeloWed 10:48 AM961 km597 miles519 nmEast E
PraiaWed 10:48 AM1111 km690 miles600 nmEast E
DakarWed 11:48 AM1766 km1097 miles954 nmEast E
BanjulWed 11:48 AM1874 km1164 miles1012 nmEast E
NouakchottWed 11:48 AM1926 km1197 miles1040 nmEast-northeast ENE
BissauWed 11:48 AM2014 km1251 miles1087 nmEast E
FortalezaWed 8:48 AM2184 km1357 miles1179 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ConakryWed 11:48 AM2282 km1418 miles1232 nmEast-southeast ESE
CayenneWed 8:48 AM2332 km1449 miles1259 nmWest-southwest WSW
FreetownWed 11:48 AM2370 km1473 miles1280 nmEast-southeast ESE
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