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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 14:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 38' South, Longitude: 32° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.79 meters/second, 1615.7 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' 48.5"1003.84 miwest0° 11' 46.1"13.48 minorth1003.95 mi
24 hours11° 34' 09.8"800.21 mieast4° 38' 11.9"318.58 minorth860.82 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 12:00 Noon363 km225 miles196 nmSouth S
NatalMon 11:00 AM669 km415 miles361 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FortalezaMon 11:00 AM803 km499 miles434 nmWest-southwest WSW
RecifeMon 11:00 AM882 km548 miles476 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SalvadorMon 11:00 AM1536 km955 miles830 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BelémMon 11:00 AM1830 km1137 miles988 nmWest W
PraiaMon 1:00 PM1961 km1218 miles1059 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BissauMon 2:00 PM2287 km1421 miles1235 nmNortheast NE
BanjulMon 2:00 PM2312 km1437 miles1249 nmNortheast NE
FreetownMon 2:00 PM2319 km1441 miles1252 nmEast-northeast ENE
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