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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 = Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 3:36:00 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

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 15:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 37' North, Longitude: 32° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.15 meters/second, 1598.9 km/hour, 993.5 miles/hour or 863.4 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"993.40 miWest0° 10' 13.5"11.71 miNorth993.25 mi
24 hours11° 23' 30.9"779.12 miEast3° 49' 29.2"262.88 miNorth818.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaWed 2:36 PM1185 km736 miles640 nmNortheast NE
FortalezaWed 12:36 PM1530 km951 miles826 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DakarWed 3:36 PM1754 km1090 miles947 nmEast-northeast ENE
BanjulWed 3:36 PM1799 km1118 miles972 nmEast-northeast ENE
RecifeWed 12:36 PM1866 km1160 miles1008 nmSouth S
BissauWed 3:36 PM1866 km1160 miles1008 nmEast-northeast ENE
ConakryWed 3:36 PM2046 km1271 miles1105 nmEast E
NouakchottWed 3:36 PM2053 km1276 miles1109 nmEast-northeast ENE
FreetownWed 3:36 PM2099 km1304 miles1133 nmEast E
BelémWed 12:36 PM2111 km1312 miles1140 nmWest-southwest WSW

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