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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 9:54 PM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:53 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° 13' 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
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' 20.1"800.40 mieast4° 38' 20.8"318.75 minorth861.09 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 AM677 km421 miles366 nmWest-southwest WSW
RecifeMon 10:40 AM1179 km733 miles637 nmSouthwest SW
FortalezaMon 10:40 AM1308 km813 miles706 nmWest-southwest WSW
PraiaMon 12:40 PM1775 km1103 miles959 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SalvadorMon 10:40 AM1839 km1143 miles993 nmSouthwest SW
FreetownMon 1:40 PM1855 km1153 miles1002 nmEast-northeast ENE
ConakryMon 1:40 PM1876 km1166 miles1013 nmNortheast NE
BissauMon 1:40 PM1894 km1177 miles1023 nmNortheast NE
BanjulMon 1:40 PM1957 km1216 miles1057 nmNortheast NE
MonroviaMon 1:40 PM1982 km1232 miles1070 nmEast-northeast ENE
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