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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 = Tuesday, March 28, 2017 at 13:56:00.

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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

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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, March 28, 2017 at 2:57 am
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, April 3, 2017 at 6:39 pm

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, March 28, 2017 at 13:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 27' North, Longitude: 20° 45' West

The ground speed is currently 447.00 meters/second, 1609.2 kilometres/hour, 999.9 miles/hour or 868.9 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.66 miWest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 miNorth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 28' 02.0"999.79 miWest0° 11' 42.0"13.40 miNorth999.81 mi
24 hours12° 56' 21.7"894.21 miEast4° 35' 34.8"315.60 miNorth945.92 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal TimeDistanceDirection
FreetownTue 1:56 pm1067 km663 miles576 nmNortheast NE
ConakryTue 1:56 pm1103 km685 miles595 nmNortheast NE
MonroviaTue 1:56 pm1184 km736 miles639 nmEast-northeast ENE
BissauTue 1:56 pm1186 km737 miles641 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BanjulTue 1:56 pm1300 km808 miles702 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DakarTue 1:56 pm1400 km870 miles756 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PraiaTue 12:56 pm1411 km877 miles762 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YamoussoukroTue 1:56 pm1783 km1108 miles963 nmEast-northeast ENE
BamakoTue 1:56 pm1802 km1120 miles973 nmNortheast NE
NouakchottTue 1:56 pm1806 km1122 miles975 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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