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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 12:34:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 7:53 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 12:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 44' North, Longitude: 0° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.13 meters/second, 1613.3 km/hour, 1002.4 miles/hour or 871.1 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' 17.4"1002.34 miWest0° 11' 20.6"12.99 miNorth1002.32 mi
24 hours11° 25' 53.1"789.05 miEast4° 22' 07.9"300.21 miNorth841.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AccraTue 12:34 PM209 km130 miles113 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LoméTue 12:34 PM284 km176 miles153 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CotonouTue 1:34 PM375 km233 miles202 nmNortheast NE
KumasiTue 12:34 PM393 km244 miles212 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Porto NovoTue 1:34 PM398 km247 miles215 nmNortheast NE
BohiconTue 1:34 PM428 km266 miles231 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AtakpaméTue 12:34 PM430 km267 miles232 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LagosTue 1:34 PM451 km280 miles243 nmNortheast NE
AbeokutaTue 1:34 PM507 km315 miles273 nmNortheast NE
AbidjanTue 12:34 PM513 km319 miles277 nmWest-northwest WNW

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