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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 12, 2013 at 9:04:00 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

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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:53 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 09:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 04' North, Longitude: 51° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.40 meters/second, 1614.3 km/hour, 1003.1 miles/hour or 871.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.72 miWest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 miNorth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 31' 14.0"1002.97 miWest0° 11' 26.6"13.10 miNorth1002.96 mi
24 hours11° 26' 45.4"790.60 miEast4° 25' 20.7"303.88 miNorth844.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GalkayoTue 12:04 PM581 km361 miles314 nmNorthwest NW
MogadishuTue 12:04 PM656 km408 miles354 nmWest W
BosasoTue 12:04 PM935 km581 miles505 nmNorth-northwest NNW
VictoriaTue 1:04 PM975 km606 miles527 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdenTue 12:04 PM1275 km792 miles689 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DjiboutiTue 12:04 PM1292 km803 miles697 nmNorthwest NW
Addis AbabaTue 12:04 PM1521 km945 miles822 nmWest-northwest WNW
SanaTue 12:04 PM1558 km968 miles841 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NairobiTue 12:04 PM1665 km1035 miles899 nmWest-southwest WSW
Dar es SalaamTue 12:04 PM1712 km1064 miles924 nmSouthwest SW

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