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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.

March Equinox 2011

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: 98%
Previous phaseFull MoonSaturday, March 19, 2011 at 6:10 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, March 26, 2011 at 12:08 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, March 20, 2011 at 23:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 11° 12' South
Longitude: 25° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.10 meters/second, 1577.1 km/hour, 980.0 miles/hour or 851.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"16.33 miwest0° 00' 13.7"0.26 misouth16.33 mi
1 hour14° 26' 18.5"979.82 miwest0° 13' 37.1"15.60 misouth979.55 mi
24 hours13° 38' 40.5"925.95 mieast5° 00' 49.1"344.70 misouth979.39 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubumbashiMon 1:20 AM188 km117 miles102 nmEast-southeast ESE
KitweMon 1:20 AM316 km196 miles171 nmSoutheast SE
NdolaMon 1:20 AM364 km226 miles196 nmEast-southeast ESE
KabweMon 1:20 AM459 km285 miles248 nmSoutheast SE
MonguMon 1:20 AM537 km334 miles290 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LusakaMon 1:20 AM538 km334 miles290 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KasamaMon 1:20 AM597 km371 miles323 nmEast E
Mbuji-MayiMon 1:20 AM612 km381 miles331 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LucapaMon 12:20 AM636 km395 miles343 nmWest-northwest WNW
LuenaMon 12:20 AM648 km402 miles350 nmWest W
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