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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 14:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 49' South, Longitude: 25° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.56 meters/second, 1607.6 km/hour, 998.9 miles/hour or 868.0 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' 27.2"998.91 miwest0° 12' 00.1"13.75 minorth999.09 mi
24 hours12° 51' 58.8"888.97 mieast4° 47' 14.7"328.96 minorth948.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Fernando de NoronhaSat 12:00 Noon791 km492 miles427 nmWest W
RecifeSat 11:00 AM1205 km749 miles650 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaSat 11:00 AM1471 km914 miles794 nmWest W
SalvadorSat 11:00 AM1829 km1136 miles988 nmSouthwest SW
FreetownSat 2:00 PM1838 km1142 miles992 nmNortheast NE
ConakrySat 2:00 PM1879 km1167 miles1014 nmNortheast NE
MonroviaSat 2:00 PM1908 km1186 miles1030 nmEast-northeast ENE
BissauSat 2:00 PM1951 km1212 miles1053 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PraiaSat 1:00 PM1971 km1225 miles1064 nmNorth N
BanjulSat 2:00 PM2044 km1270 miles1104 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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