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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 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 06' North, Longitude: 28° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.94 meters/second, 1612.6 km/hour, 1002.0 miles/hour or 870.7 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' 19.2"1001.99 miwest0° 11' 16.9"12.92 minorth1001.96 mi
24 hours11° 25' 26.8"788.25 mieast4° 20' 09.9"297.98 minorth839.99 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 NoronhaTue 12:34 PM964 km599 miles521 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PraiaTue 1:34 PM1338 km831 miles722 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FortalezaTue 11:34 AM1376 km855 miles743 nmSouthwest SW
RecifeTue 11:34 AM1500 km932 miles810 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BissauTue 2:34 PM1708 km1061 miles922 nmEast-northeast ENE
BanjulTue 2:34 PM1711 km1063 miles924 nmNortheast NE
DakarTue 2:34 PM1724 km1071 miles931 nmNortheast NE
ConakryTue 2:34 PM1791 km1113 miles967 nmEast-northeast ENE
FreetownTue 2:34 PM1809 km1124 miles977 nmEast-northeast ENE
MonroviaTue 2:34 PM2030 km1262 miles1096 nmEast E
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