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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 12:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 53' North, Longitude: 32° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.48 meters/second, 1538.9 km/hour, 956.2 miles/hour or 831.0 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' 16.8"956.04 miwest0° 04' 56.5"5.67 minorth955.84 mi
24 hours11° 33' 18.0"760.82 mieast1° 34' 35.4"108.44 minorth765.07 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MindeloThu 11:28 AM767 km477 miles414 nmEast E
PraiaThu 11:28 AM977 km607 miles527 nmEast-southeast ESE
DakarThu 12:28 PM1610 km1000 miles869 nmEast E
NouakchottThu 12:28 PM1710 km1063 miles923 nmEast E
BanjulThu 12:28 PM1737 km1080 miles938 nmEast-southeast ESE
BissauThu 12:28 PM1900 km1181 miles1026 nmEast-southeast ESE
ConakryThu 12:28 PM2195 km1364 miles1185 nmEast-southeast ESE
El Aaiún *Thu 1:28 PM2197 km1365 miles1186 nmEast-northeast ENE
Ponta Delgada *Thu 12:28 PM2289 km1422 miles1236 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownThu 12:28 PM2294 km1425 miles1239 nmEast-southeast ESE
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