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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 4%

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 Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 15:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 33' North, Longitude: 27° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.22 meters/second, 1599.2 km/hour, 993.7 miles/hour or 863.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.56 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 minorth16.56 mi
1 hour14° 31' 31.4"993.63 miwest0° 10' 14.6"11.73 minorth993.47 mi
24 hours11° 23' 30.3"779.29 mieast3° 49' 59.2"263.47 minorth818.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaWed 2:14 PM813 km505 miles439 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MindeloWed 2:14 PM953 km592 miles515 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DakarWed 3:14 PM1266 km787 miles684 nmEast-northeast ENE
BanjulWed 3:14 PM1286 km799 miles694 nmEast-northeast ENE
BissauWed 3:14 PM1329 km826 miles718 nmEast-northeast ENE
ConakryWed 3:14 PM1492 km927 miles806 nmEast E
FreetownWed 3:14 PM1543 km959 miles833 nmEast E
NouakchottWed 3:14 PM1612 km1001 miles870 nmNortheast NE
MonroviaWed 3:14 PM1832 km1138 miles989 nmEast E
FortalezaWed 12:14 PM1853 km1152 miles1001 nmSouthwest SW
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