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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 15:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 14' North, Longitude: 38° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.87 meters/second, 1612.3 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
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.70 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 minorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 31' 19.8"1001.77 miwest0° 11' 15.6"12.90 minorth1001.73 mi
24 hours11° 25' 18.7"787.91 mieast4° 19' 29.9"297.20 minorth839.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FortalezaTue 12:14 PM883 km549 miles477 nmSouth S
BelémTue 12:14 PM1259 km783 miles680 nmWest-southwest WSW
RecifeTue 12:14 PM1427 km887 miles771 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CayenneTue 12:14 PM1518 km943 miles819 nmWest W
ParamariboTue 12:14 PM1837 km1142 miles992 nmWest W
SalvadorTue 12:14 PM1902 km1182 miles1027 nmSouth S
PraiaTue 2:14 PM2038 km1267 miles1101 nmNortheast NE
GeorgetownTue 11:14 AM2178 km1353 miles1176 nmWest W
BrasiliaTue 12:14 PM2436 km1514 miles1316 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BridgetownTue 11:14 AM2503 km1555 miles1351 nmWest-northwest WNW

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