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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 Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 12:14:00 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: 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 12:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 56' North, Longitude: 27° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.51 meters/second, 1582.2 km/hour, 983.2 miles/hour or 854.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.39 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 minorth16.39 mi
1 hour14° 31' 30.0"982.99 miwest0° 09' 00.1"10.31 minorth982.77 mi
24 hours11° 25' 41.2"773.44 mieast3° 16' 38.0"225.30 minorth800.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Al-UbayyidThu 3:14 PM279 km173 miles150 nmEast-northeast ENE
Al-FashirThu 3:14 PM341 km212 miles184 nmWest-northwest WNW
WauThu 3:14 PM470 km292 miles254 nmSouth S
MalakalThu 3:14 PM483 km300 miles261 nmEast-southeast ESE
KostiThu 3:14 PM526 km327 miles284 nmEast-northeast ENE
BiraoThu 1:14 PM597 km371 miles322 nmWest-southwest WSW
KhartoumThu 3:14 PM637 km396 miles344 nmNortheast NE
AbéchéThu 1:14 PM804 km500 miles434 nmWest-northwest WNW
YambioThu 3:14 PM816 km507 miles441 nmSouth S
JubaThu 3:14 PM879 km546 miles475 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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