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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: 4%

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 Thursday, June 6, 2013 at 11:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 50' North, Longitude: 22° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.62 meters/second, 1539.4 km/hour, 956.6 miles/hour or 831.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.94 miwest0° 00' 05.0"0.10 minorth15.94 mi
1 hour14° 31' 17.6"956.36 miwest0° 05' 00.0"5.73 minorth956.15 mi
24 hours11° 33' 04.9"760.82 mieast1° 36' 00.1"110.05 minorth765.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Santa MariaThu 10:48 AM145 km90 miles78 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MindeloThu 10:48 AM289 km180 miles156 nmWest-southwest WSW
PraiaThu 10:48 AM342 km212 miles185 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DakarThu 11:48 AM640 km398 miles345 nmEast-southeast ESE
Saint-LouisThu 11:48 AM664 km412 miles358 nmEast-southeast ESE
NouadhibouThu 11:48 AM665 km413 miles359 nmEast-northeast ENE
ThièsThu 11:48 AM678 km422 miles366 nmEast-southeast ESE
NouakchottThu 11:48 AM686 km426 miles370 nmEast E
RossoThu 11:48 AM721 km448 miles390 nmEast E
ToubaThu 11:48 AM775 km481 miles418 nmEast-southeast ESE
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