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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 9:53 PM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:51 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, March 9, 2013 at 11:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 19' South
Longitude: 17° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.54 meters/second, 1586.0 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 minorth16.43 mi
1 hour14° 28' 42.5"985.41 miwest0° 10' 39.4"12.21 minorth985.76 mi
24 hours12° 17' 12.5"836.26 mieast4° 27' 37.6"306.55 minorth895.42 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 AM1449 km900 miles782 nmEast-southeast ESE
RecifeSat 8:20 AM1894 km1177 miles1022 nmWest W
MonroviaSat 11:20 AM1995 km1240 miles1077 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownSat 11:20 AM2139 km1329 miles1155 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakrySat 11:20 AM2238 km1390 miles1208 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SalvadorSat 8:20 AM2274 km1413 miles1228 nmWest W
AbidjanSat 11:20 AM2306 km1433 miles1245 nmNortheast NE
YamoussoukroSat 11:20 AM2348 km1459 miles1268 nmNortheast NE
FortalezaSat 8:20 AM2407 km1496 miles1300 nmWest-northwest WNW
BissauSat 11:20 AM2464 km1531 miles1330 nmNorth N
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