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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 11:48:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 11:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 58' North, Longitude: 22° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.88 meters/second, 1601.6 km/hour, 995.2 miles/hour or 864.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.58 miwest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 minorth16.59 mi
1 hour14° 31' 30.7"995.04 miwest0° 10' 25.1"11.93 minorth994.90 mi
24 hours11° 23' 26.2"780.33 mieast3° 54' 50.6"269.01 minorth821.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BriaWed 12:48 PM187 km116 miles101 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BiraoWed 12:48 PM258 km160 miles139 nmNorth N
BambariWed 12:48 PM345 km215 miles187 nmSouthwest SW
Kaga-BandoroWed 12:48 PM423 km263 miles228 nmWest-southwest WSW
OboWed 12:48 PM489 km304 miles264 nmSoutheast SE
SarhWed 12:48 PM513 km319 miles277 nmWest-northwest WNW
WauWed 2:48 PM563 km350 miles304 nmEast E
BanguiWed 12:48 PM623 km387 miles336 nmSouthwest SW
BimboWed 12:48 PM644 km400 miles348 nmSouthwest SW
MongoWed 12:48 PM656 km408 miles354 nmNorthwest NW
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