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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 7:53 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 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° 18' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.35 meters/second, 1581.7 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"982.62 miwest0° 08' 57.4"10.26 minorth982.40 mi
24 hours11° 25' 47.8"773.28 mieast3° 15' 28.6"223.97 minorth800.16 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 PM45 km28 miles24 nmEast-northeast ENE
MoussoroThu 1:54 PM265 km165 miles143 nmNorthwest NW
SarhThu 1:54 PM320 km199 miles173 nmSouth S
AbéchéThu 1:54 PM339 km210 miles183 nmNortheast NE
NdjamenaThu 1:54 PM354 km220 miles191 nmWest W
MoundouThu 1:54 PM455 km283 miles246 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MarouaThu 1:54 PM462 km287 miles250 nmWest-southwest WSW
BiraoThu 1:54 PM526 km327 miles284 nmEast-southeast ESE
MaiduguriThu 1:54 PM561 km349 miles303 nmWest W
Kaga-BandoroThu 1:54 PM566 km352 miles306 nmSouth S
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