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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 phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 4, 2013 at 9:53 PM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:51 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, March 11, 2013 at 13:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 42' South, Longitude: 27° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.78 meters/second, 1615.6 km/hour, 1003.9 miles/hour or 872.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"16.73 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.22 minorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 30' 47.9"1003.82 miwest0° 11' 46.2"13.48 minorth1003.93 mi
24 hours11° 34' 19.5"800.39 mieast4° 38' 20.4"318.74 minorth861.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Fernando de NoronhaMon 11:40 AM652 km405 miles352 nmWest-southwest WSW
RecifeMon 10:40 AM1158 km720 miles625 nmSouthwest SW
FortalezaMon 10:40 AM1279 km795 miles690 nmWest-southwest WSW
PraiaMon 12:40 PM1782 km1107 miles962 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SalvadorMon 10:40 AM1819 km1130 miles982 nmSouthwest SW
FreetownMon 1:40 PM1880 km1168 miles1015 nmEast-northeast ENE
ConakryMon 1:40 PM1899 km1180 miles1026 nmNortheast NE
BissauMon 1:40 PM1914 km1189 miles1033 nmNortheast NE
BanjulMon 1:40 PM1975 km1227 miles1066 nmNortheast NE
MonroviaMon 1:40 PM2010 km1249 miles1085 nmEast-northeast ENE

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