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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: 1%
Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:51 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:27 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 11:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 3° 35' North
Longitude: 11° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.19 meters/second, 1613.5 km/hour, 1002.6 miles/hour or 871.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.71 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 31' 16.7"1002.56 miwest0° 11' 22.0"13.02 minorth1002.54 mi
24 hours11° 26' 03.5"789.43 mieast4° 22' 50.3"301.04 minorth842.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YaoundéTue 12:48 PM47 km29 miles25 nmNortheast NE
EbebiyínTue 12:48 PM159 km99 miles86 nmSouth S
DoualaTue 12:48 PM172 km107 miles93 nmWest-northwest WNW
MongomoTue 12:48 PM217 km135 miles117 nmSouth S
BataTue 12:48 PM247 km154 miles134 nmSouthwest SW
MalaboTue 12:48 PM266 km165 miles143 nmWest W
BamendaTue 12:48 PM286 km178 miles155 nmNorth-northwest NNW
UyoTue 12:48 PM396 km246 miles214 nmWest-northwest WNW
LibrevilleTue 12:48 PM402 km250 miles217 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port HarcourtTue 12:48 PM483 km300 miles261 nmWest-northwest WNW
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