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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 2:34:00 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 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 06' North, Longitude: 28° 43' 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"1001.93 miWest0° 11' 17.0"12.92 miNorth1001.89 mi
24 hours11° 25' 27.0"788.20 miEast4° 20' 11.0"297.98 miNorth839.94 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 PM972 km604 miles525 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PraiaTue 1:34 PM1325 km823 miles716 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FortalezaTue 11:34 AM1393 km865 miles752 nmSouthwest SW
RecifeTue 11:34 AM1510 km938 miles815 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BissauTue 2:34 PM1682 km1045 miles908 nmEast-northeast ENE
BanjulTue 2:34 PM1688 km1049 miles911 nmNortheast NE
DakarTue 2:34 PM1703 km1058 miles919 nmNortheast NE
ConakryTue 2:34 PM1763 km1095 miles952 nmEast-northeast ENE
FreetownTue 2:34 PM1780 km1106 miles961 nmEast-northeast ENE
MonroviaTue 2:34 PM2001 km1243 miles1080 nmEast E

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