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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 3:04:00 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 15:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 12' North, Longitude: 35° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.89 meters/second, 1612.4 km/hour, 1001.9 miles/hour or 870.6 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' 19.7"1001.81 miWest0° 11' 16.0"12.90 miNorth1001.78 mi
24 hours11° 25' 20.9"787.99 miEast4° 19' 40.9"297.41 miNorth839.51 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FortalezaTue 12:04 PM921 km572 miles497 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Fernando de NoronhaTue 1:04 PM974 km605 miles526 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RecifeTue 12:04 PM1361 km845 miles735 nmSouth S
BelémTue 12:04 PM1523 km946 miles822 nmWest-southwest WSW
PraiaTue 2:04 PM1809 km1124 miles977 nmNortheast NE
CayenneTue 12:04 PM1816 km1128 miles981 nmWest W
SalvadorTue 12:04 PM1920 km1193 miles1037 nmSouth S
ParamariboTue 12:04 PM2135 km1327 miles1153 nmWest W
DakarTue 3:04 PM2341 km1454 miles1264 nmEast-northeast ENE
BanjulTue 3:04 PM2365 km1470 miles1277 nmEast-northeast ENE

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