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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 15:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 16' North, Longitude: 41° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.86 meters/second, 1612.3 km/hour, 1001.8 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' 19.9"1001.80 miwest0° 11' 15.3"12.89 minorth1001.76 mi
24 hours11° 25' 16.7"787.90 mieast4° 19' 19.8"297.02 minorth839.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FortalezaTue 12:24 PM929 km577 miles502 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BelémTue 12:24 PM1037 km644 miles560 nmSouthwest SW
CayenneTue 12:24 PM1249 km776 miles675 nmWest W
RecifeTue 12:24 PM1531 km951 miles827 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ParamariboTue 12:24 PM1570 km976 miles848 nmWest W
GeorgetownTue 11:24 AM1912 km1188 miles1032 nmWest W
SalvadorTue 12:24 PM1927 km1198 miles1041 nmSouth S
PraiaTue 2:24 PM2258 km1403 miles1219 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManausTue 11:24 AM2259 km1403 miles1220 nmWest-southwest WSW
BridgetownTue 11:24 AM2259 km1403 miles1220 nmWest-northwest WNW
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