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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: 15%

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 Friday, March 15, 2013 at 16:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 44' North, Longitude: 23° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.33 meters/second, 1556.4 km/hour, 967.1 miles/hour or 840.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.12 miwest0° 00' 07.0"0.13 minorth16.12 mi
1 hour14° 31' 17.9"966.87 miwest0° 06' 55.0"7.93 minorth966.63 mi
24 hours11° 31' 20.6"767.24 mieast2° 23' 05.5"164.00 minorth779.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaFri 3:34 PM95 km59 miles51 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Santa MariaFri 3:34 PM134 km83 miles72 nmNortheast NE
MindeloFri 3:34 PM181 km112 miles98 nmNorthwest NW
DakarFri 4:34 PM693 km430 miles374 nmEast E
ThièsFri 4:34 PM744 km462 miles402 nmEast E
SerekundaFri 4:34 PM806 km501 miles435 nmEast-southeast ESE
BanjulFri 4:34 PM817 km508 miles441 nmEast-southeast ESE
ToubaFri 4:34 PM854 km531 miles461 nmEast E
RossoFri 4:34 PM858 km533 miles463 nmEast E
NouakchottFri 4:34 PM871 km541 miles470 nmEast-northeast ENE

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