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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: 7%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 4, 2013 at 9:54 PM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:53 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, March 9, 2013 at 11:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 19' South, Longitude: 17° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.54 meters/second, 1585.9 km/hour, 985.5 miles/hour or 856.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"16.42 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.42 mi
1 hour14° 28' 42.3"985.33 miwest0° 10' 39.4"12.21 minorth985.68 mi
24 hours12° 17' 13.7"836.22 mieast4° 27' 36.5"306.51 minorth895.37 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSat 11:20 AM1422 km884 miles768 nmEast-southeast ESE
RecifeSat 8:20 AM1923 km1195 miles1038 nmWest W
MonroviaSat 11:20 AM1984 km1233 miles1071 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownSat 11:20 AM2133 km1325 miles1152 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakrySat 11:20 AM2232 km1387 miles1205 nmNorth N
AbidjanSat 11:20 AM2287 km1421 miles1235 nmNortheast NE
SalvadorSat 8:20 AM2303 km1431 miles1244 nmWest W
YamoussoukroSat 11:20 AM2331 km1448 miles1259 nmNortheast NE
FortalezaSat 8:20 AM2436 km1514 miles1315 nmWest-northwest WNW
BissauSat 11:20 AM2461 km1529 miles1329 nmNorth N
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