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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 14:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 03' North, Longitude: 24° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.97 meters/second, 1612.7 km/hour, 1002.1 miles/hour or 870.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.70 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 minorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 31' 19.0"1002.06 miwest0° 11' 17.6"12.93 minorth1002.03 mi
24 hours11° 25' 30.9"788.39 mieast4° 20' 29.7"298.36 minorth840.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaTue 1:14 PM1205 km748 miles650 nmNorth N
BissauTue 2:14 PM1280 km795 miles691 nmNortheast NE
ConakryTue 2:14 PM1302 km809 miles703 nmEast-northeast ENE
FreetownTue 2:14 PM1304 km810 miles704 nmEast-northeast ENE
BanjulTue 2:14 PM1332 km828 miles719 nmNortheast NE
DakarTue 2:14 PM1387 km862 miles749 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonroviaTue 2:14 PM1500 km932 miles810 nmEast E
NouakchottTue 2:14 PM1790 km1112 miles967 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RecifeTue 11:14 AM1796 km1116 miles970 nmSouthwest SW
FortalezaTue 11:14 AM1822 km1132 miles984 nmWest-southwest WSW
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