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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 7:51 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:27 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: 39° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.71 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"983.51 miwest0° 09' 03.3"10.37 minorth983.29 mi
24 hours11° 25' 33.4"773.70 mieast3° 18' 02.6"226.92 minorth801.40 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 PM78 km49 miles42 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LalibelaThu 2:24 PM88 km55 miles48 nmWest-northwest WNW
Mek'eleThu 2:24 PM189 km118 miles102 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Debre BerhanThu 2:24 PM239 km148 miles129 nmSouth S
Bahir DarThu 2:24 PM267 km166 miles144 nmWest W
GondarThu 2:24 PM271 km168 miles146 nmWest-northwest WNW
Ali SabiehThu 2:24 PM323 km201 miles175 nmEast-southeast ESE
Addis AbabaThu 2:24 PM331 km206 miles179 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Dire DawaThu 2:24 PM332 km206 miles179 nmSoutheast SE
TadjouraThu 2:24 PM333 km207 miles180 nmEast E
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