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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 7:15 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, July 16, 2013 at 3:19 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: 15° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.56 meters/second, 1542.8 km/hour, 958.7 miles/hour or 833.1 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"958.49 miwest0° 05' 14.9"6.02 misouth958.74 mi
24 hours11° 09' 42.5"736.36 mieast2° 26' 48.0"168.25 misouth759.93 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 PM98 km61 miles53 nmNorthwest NW
RossoMon 1:14 PM128 km79 miles69 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-LouisMon 1:14 PM214 km133 miles116 nmSouthwest SW
ToubaMon 1:14 PM303 km188 miles164 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ThièsMon 1:14 PM352 km219 miles190 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DakarMon 1:14 PM394 km245 miles213 nmSouthwest SW
TidjikjaMon 1:14 PM420 km261 miles227 nmEast-northeast ENE
NouadhibouMon 1:14 PM421 km262 miles227 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FarafenniMon 1:14 PM440 km274 miles238 nmSouth S
TambacoundaMon 1:14 PM450 km280 miles243 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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