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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 12:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 03' North, Longitude: 18° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.34 meters/second, 1581.6 km/hour, 982.8 miles/hour or 854.0 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' 29.8"982.68 miwest0° 08' 57.4"10.26 minorth982.46 mi
24 hours11° 25' 47.9"773.33 mieast3° 15' 26.7"223.95 minorth800.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MongoThu 1:54 PM73 km45 miles39 nmEast-northeast ENE
MoussoroThu 1:54 PM244 km151 miles132 nmNorthwest NW
SarhThu 1:54 PM323 km201 miles174 nmSouth S
NdjamenaThu 1:54 PM324 km202 miles175 nmWest W
AbéchéThu 1:54 PM363 km225 miles196 nmEast-northeast ENE
MarouaThu 1:54 PM435 km270 miles235 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoundouThu 1:54 PM441 km274 miles238 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MaiduguriThu 1:54 PM532 km331 miles287 nmWest W
BiraoThu 1:54 PM554 km344 miles299 nmEast-southeast ESE
Kaga-BandoroThu 1:54 PM572 km355 miles309 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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