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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, July 8, 2013 at 7:16 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, July 16, 2013 at 3:20 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, July 8, 2013 at 13:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 32' North, Longitude: 14° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.56 meters/second, 1542.8 km/hour, 958.7 miles/hour or 833.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"15.98 miwest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 misouth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 31' 49.2"958.41 miwest0° 05' 14.8"6.01 misouth958.66 mi
24 hours11° 09' 43.0"736.31 mieast2° 26' 46.1"168.20 misouth759.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NouakchottMon 1:14 PM122 km76 miles66 nmWest-northwest WNW
RossoMon 1:14 PM144 km89 miles77 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-LouisMon 1:14 PM233 km145 miles126 nmSouthwest SW
ToubaMon 1:14 PM311 km193 miles168 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ThièsMon 1:14 PM368 km229 miles199 nmSouthwest SW
TidjikjaMon 1:14 PM392 km244 miles212 nmEast-northeast ENE
DakarMon 1:14 PM412 km256 miles222 nmSouthwest SW
NouadhibouMon 1:14 PM434 km270 miles235 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TambacoundaMon 1:14 PM440 km273 miles238 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FarafenniMon 1:14 PM444 km276 miles240 nmSouth S
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