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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 13%
Previous phaseNew MoonThursday, March 22, 2012 at 2:37 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, March 30, 2012 at 7:41 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, March 26, 2012 at 12:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 58' North
Longitude: 36° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.08 meters/second, 1530.3 km/hour, 950.9 miles/hour or 826.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"15.85 miwest0° 00' 05.6"0.11 minorth15.85 mi
1 hour14° 31' 48.3"950.63 miwest0° 05' 40.4"6.50 minorth950.39 mi
24 hours11° 25' 49.2"747.91 mieast1° 51' 46.3"128.15 minorth754.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port SudanMon 3:20 PM105 km65 miles57 nmNortheast NE
KassalaMon 3:20 PM389 km242 miles210 nmSouth S
JeddahMon 3:20 PM396 km246 miles214 nmNortheast NE
KerenMon 3:20 PM410 km255 miles221 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TeseneyMon 3:20 PM427 km265 miles231 nmSouth S
MakkahMon 3:20 PM442 km275 miles239 nmNortheast NE
AsmaraMon 3:20 PM479 km298 miles259 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KhartoumMon 3:20 PM561 km349 miles303 nmSouthwest SW
Khamis MushaitMon 3:20 PM663 km412 miles358 nmEast E
Mek'eleMon 3:20 PM684 km425 miles369 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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