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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 12:24:00 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 12:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 58' North, Longitude: 25° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.47 meters/second, 1582.1 km/hour, 983.1 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"16.38 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 minorth16.38 mi
1 hour14° 31' 30.0"982.90 miwest0° 08' 59.4"10.30 minorth982.68 mi
24 hours11° 25' 42.9"773.40 mieast3° 16' 20.8"224.97 minorth800.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Al-FashirThu 3:24 PM185 km115 miles100 nmNorth N
BiraoThu 1:24 PM356 km221 miles192 nmWest-southwest WSW
Al-UbayyidThu 3:24 PM523 km325 miles282 nmEast-northeast ENE
WauThu 3:24 PM542 km337 miles293 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AbéchéThu 1:24 PM554 km344 miles299 nmWest-northwest WNW
FadaThu 1:24 PM719 km447 miles388 nmNorthwest NW
MalakalThu 3:24 PM720 km447 miles389 nmEast-southeast ESE
MongoThu 1:24 PM749 km465 miles404 nmWest W
KostiThu 3:24 PM783 km486 miles423 nmEast E
SarhThu 1:24 PM845 km525 miles456 nmWest-southwest WSW

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