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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: 8%

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 Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 11:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 49' North, Longitude: 40° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.72 meters/second, 1583.0 km/hour, 983.6 miles/hour or 854.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.39 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 minorth16.39 mi
1 hour14° 31' 30.1"983.45 miwest0° 09' 03.3"10.37 minorth983.23 mi
24 hours11° 25' 33.2"773.65 mieast3° 18' 04.5"226.95 minorth801.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DessieThu 2:24 PM90 km56 miles49 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LalibelaThu 2:24 PM117 km73 miles63 nmWest-northwest WNW
Mek'eleThu 2:24 PM198 km123 miles107 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Debre BerhanThu 2:24 PM244 km152 miles132 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DikhilThu 2:24 PM261 km162 miles141 nmEast-southeast ESE
Ali SabiehThu 2:24 PM295 km183 miles159 nmEast-southeast ESE
Bahir DarThu 2:24 PM296 km184 miles160 nmWest W
GondarThu 2:24 PM299 km186 miles161 nmWest-northwest WNW
TadjouraThu 2:24 PM304 km189 miles164 nmEast E
Dire DawaThu 2:24 PM313 km194 miles169 nmSoutheast SE
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