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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 7:53 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 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: 26° 59' 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"993.57 miwest0° 10' 14.6"11.73 minorth993.41 mi
24 hours11° 23' 30.2"779.24 mieast3° 50' 00.7"263.48 minorth818.31 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 PM798 km496 miles431 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MindeloWed 2:14 PM947 km588 miles511 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DakarWed 3:14 PM1241 km771 miles670 nmNortheast NE
BanjulWed 3:14 PM1259 km782 miles680 nmEast-northeast ENE
BissauWed 3:14 PM1301 km808 miles702 nmEast-northeast ENE
ConakryWed 3:14 PM1462 km909 miles790 nmEast E
FreetownWed 3:14 PM1513 km940 miles817 nmEast E
NouakchottWed 3:14 PM1590 km988 miles859 nmNortheast NE
MonroviaWed 3:14 PM1802 km1120 miles973 nmEast E
FortalezaWed 12:14 PM1874 km1164 miles1012 nmSouthwest SW
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