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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: 9%
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 Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 15:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 26' North
Longitude: 20° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.68 meters/second, 1579.3 km/hour, 981.3 miles/hour or 852.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.36 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 minorth16.36 mi
1 hour14° 31' 28.9"981.20 miwest0° 08' 46.6"10.06 minorth980.97 mi
24 hours11° 26' 15.1"772.68 mieast3° 10' 45.6"218.59 minorth798.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaThu 2:34 PM410 km255 miles221 nmNorthwest NW
DakarThu 3:34 PM431 km268 miles233 nmNortheast NE
SerekundaThu 3:34 PM450 km279 miles243 nmEast-northeast ENE
BanjulThu 3:34 PM461 km287 miles249 nmEast-northeast ENE
ZiguinchorThu 3:34 PM481 km299 miles260 nmEast E
ThièsThu 3:34 PM484 km301 miles261 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santa MariaThu 2:34 PM518 km322 miles280 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BissauThu 3:34 PM561 km348 miles303 nmEast E
FarafenniThu 3:34 PM568 km353 miles306 nmEast-northeast ENE
ToubaThu 3:34 PM587 km364 miles317 nmEast-northeast ENE
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