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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 = Sunday, March 20, 2011 at 11:20:00 PM.

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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: 98%

Previous phaseFull MoonSaturday, March 19, 2011 at 6:11 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, March 26, 2011 at 12:09 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, March 20, 2011 at 23:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 11' South, Longitude: 26° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.10 meters/second, 1577.2 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' 18.6"979.76 miWest0° 13' 37.2"15.61 miSouth979.50 mi
24 hours13° 38' 39.6"925.88 miEast5° 00' 51.8"344.72 miSouth979.33 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 AM161 km100 miles87 nmEast-southeast ESE
KitweMon 1:20 AM293 km182 miles158 nmSoutheast SE
NdolaMon 1:20 AM340 km211 miles184 nmSoutheast SE
KabweMon 1:20 AM442 km275 miles239 nmSoutheast SE
LusakaMon 1:20 AM525 km326 miles283 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MonguMon 1:20 AM553 km344 miles299 nmSouthwest SW
KasamaMon 1:20 AM569 km353 miles307 nmEast E
Mbuji-MayiMon 1:20 AM624 km388 miles337 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LucapaMon 12:20 AM662 km411 miles357 nmWest-northwest WNW
LuenaMon 12:20 AM677 km420 miles365 nmWest W

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