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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 12:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 01' North
Longitude: 20° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.38 meters/second, 1581.8 km/hour, 982.9 miles/hour or 854.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.38 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 minorth16.38 mi
1 hour14° 31' 29.9"982.77 miwest0° 08' 57.9"10.27 minorth982.55 mi
24 hours11° 25' 46.3"773.37 mieast3° 15' 44.2"224.28 minorth800.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SarhThu 1:44 PM390 km242 miles211 nmSouthwest SW
Al-FashirThu 3:44 PM561 km349 miles303 nmEast-northeast ENE
NdjamenaThu 1:44 PM588 km365 miles317 nmWest W
MoundouThu 1:44 PM613 km381 miles331 nmSouthwest SW
BanguiThu 1:44 PM872 km542 miles471 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BimboThu 1:44 PM888 km552 miles480 nmSouth-southwest SSW
WauThu 3:44 PM955 km593 miles516 nmEast-southeast ESE
BerbératiThu 1:44 PM1000 km621 miles540 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KanoThu 1:44 PM1300 km808 miles702 nmWest W
YaoundéThu 1:44 PM1336 km830 miles722 nmSouthwest SW
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