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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 11:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 27' North, Longitude: 36° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.16 meters/second, 1559.4 km/hour, 969.0 miles/hour or 842.0 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' 43.4"968.80 miwest0° 06' 53.6"7.90 minorth968.56 mi
24 hours11° 23' 41.7"759.89 mieast2° 24' 00.2"165.05 minorth773.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaWed 10:58 AM1371 km852 miles740 nmEast E
DakarWed 11:58 AM2026 km1259 miles1094 nmEast E
CayenneWed 8:58 AM2107 km1309 miles1138 nmWest-southwest WSW
BanjulWed 11:58 AM2133 km1326 miles1152 nmEast E
FortalezaWed 8:58 AM2138 km1328 miles1154 nmSouth S
NouakchottWed 11:58 AM2181 km1355 miles1178 nmEast E
BissauWed 11:58 AM2271 km1411 miles1226 nmEast E
BelémWed 8:58 AM2302 km1430 miles1243 nmSouthwest SW
ParamariboWed 8:58 AM2323 km1444 miles1255 nmWest-southwest WSW
BridgetownWed 7:58 AM2532 km1573 miles1367 nmWest W
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