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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, June 5, 2013 at 11:48:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 11:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 25' North, Longitude: 33° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.21 meters/second, 1559.5 km/hour, 969.1 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"968.83 miWest0° 06' 54.4"7.92 miNorth968.59 mi
24 hours11° 23' 36.9"759.82 miEast2° 24' 21.4"165.44 miNorth773.11 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 AM932 km579 miles503 nmEast-northeast ENE
PraiaWed 10:48 AM1083 km673 miles585 nmEast E
DakarWed 11:48 AM1737 km1079 miles938 nmEast E
BanjulWed 11:48 AM1845 km1146 miles996 nmEast E
NouakchottWed 11:48 AM1898 km1179 miles1025 nmEast-northeast ENE
BissauWed 11:48 AM1985 km1233 miles1072 nmEast E
FortalezaWed 8:48 AM2187 km1359 miles1181 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ConakryWed 11:48 AM2254 km1401 miles1217 nmEast-southeast ESE
FreetownWed 11:48 AM2342 km1455 miles1265 nmEast-southeast ESE
CayenneWed 8:48 AM2357 km1465 miles1273 nmWest-southwest WSW

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