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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonSaturday, March 1, 2014 at 8:00 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, March 8, 2014 at 1:27 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 13:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 55' South, Longitude: 18° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.51 meters/second, 1607.4 km/hour, 998.8 miles/hour or 867.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.3"16.65 miwest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 minorth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 27' 26.1"998.80 miwest0° 12' 00.0"13.74 minorth998.98 mi
24 hours12° 52' 21.7"889.33 mieast4° 47' 20.2"329.06 minorth949.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MonroviaSat 1:30 PM1306 km812 miles705 nmNortheast NE
FreetownSat 1:30 PM1373 km853 miles741 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakrySat 1:30 PM1459 km906 miles788 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BissauSat 1:30 PM1658 km1030 miles895 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroSat 1:30 PM1790 km1112 miles966 nmNortheast NE
AbidjanSat 1:30 PM1816 km1128 miles980 nmEast-northeast ENE
BanjulSat 1:30 PM1817 km1129 miles981 nmNorth N
RecifeSat 10:30 AM1940 km1206 miles1048 nmWest-southwest WSW
DakarSat 1:30 PM1946 km1209 miles1051 nmNorth N
JamestownSat 1:30 PM1982 km1231 miles1070 nmSoutheast SE
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