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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 = Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 9:36:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 3%

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 Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 09:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 35' North, Longitude: 54° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.28 meters/second, 1603.0 km/hour, 996.1 miles/hour or 865.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.60 miWest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 miNorth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 31' 30.1"995.94 miWest0° 10' 31.5"12.05 miNorth995.81 mi
24 hours11° 23' 26.7"781.05 miEast3° 57' 50.5"272.43 miNorth823.22 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HadibuWed 12:36 PM568 km353 miles307 nmNorth N
BosasoWed 12:36 PM745 km463 miles402 nmNorthwest NW
GalkayoWed 12:36 PM824 km512 miles445 nmWest W
Al MukallaWed 12:36 PM991 km616 miles535 nmNorthwest NW
MogadishuWed 12:36 PM1219 km758 miles658 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdenWed 12:36 PM1220 km758 miles659 nmWest-northwest WNW
VictoriaWed 1:36 PM1351 km839 miles729 nmSouth S
DjiboutiWed 12:36 PM1359 km844 miles734 nmWest-northwest WNW
SanaWed 12:36 PM1443 km897 miles779 nmNorthwest NW
Addis AbabaWed 12:36 PM1780 km1106 miles961 nmWest W

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