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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 = Friday, March 28, 2014 at 11:30:00 AM.

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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: 7%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 24, 2014 at 1:47 AM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, March 30, 2014 at 6:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, March 28, 2014 at 11:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 10' South, Longitude: 21° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.47 meters/second, 1603.7 km/hour, 996.5 miles/hour or 865.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"16.61 miWest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 miNorth16.61 mi
1 hour14° 27' 48.7"996.40 miWest0° 11' 25.6"13.09 miNorth996.63 mi
24 hours12° 46' 19.0"879.86 miEast4° 39' 23.4"319.95 miNorth938.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeFri 8:30 AM1544 km959 miles833 nmWest-southwest WSW
MonroviaFri 11:30 AM1720 km1068 miles928 nmNortheast NE
FreetownFri 11:30 AM1752 km1089 miles946 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryFri 11:30 AM1825 km1134 miles985 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FortalezaFri 8:30 AM1925 km1196 miles1039 nmWest W
BissauFri 11:30 AM1984 km1233 miles1071 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JamestownFri 11:30 AM2072 km1287 miles1119 nmSoutheast SE
SalvadorFri 8:30 AM2082 km1293 miles1124 nmWest-southwest WSW
BanjulFri 11:30 AM2122 km1319 miles1146 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroFri 11:30 AM2214 km1376 miles1195 nmNortheast NE

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