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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 Friday, March 15, 2013 at 11:34:00 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: 14%

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 Friday, March 15, 2013 at 11:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 08' North, Longitude: 49° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.60 meters/second, 1561.0 km/hour, 969.9 miles/hour or 842.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.16 miwest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 minorth16.17 mi
1 hour14° 31' 20.5"969.71 miwest0° 07' 18.9"8.38 minorth969.47 mi
24 hours11° 30' 16.1"768.25 mieast2° 33' 08.8"175.51 minorth783.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Al MukallaFri 2:34 PM67 km41 miles36 nmSouth S
BosasoFri 2:34 PM426 km265 miles230 nmSouth S
AdenFri 2:34 PM511 km317 miles276 nmWest-southwest WSW
SanaFri 2:34 PM525 km326 miles284 nmWest W
SalalahFri 3:34 PM573 km356 miles310 nmEast-northeast ENE
Ta'izzFri 2:34 PM575 km357 miles311 nmWest-southwest WSW
HadibuFri 2:34 PM599 km372 miles323 nmEast-southeast ESE
Al HudaydahFri 2:34 PM663 km412 miles358 nmWest W
BerberaFri 2:34 PM683 km425 miles369 nmSouthwest SW
AssabFri 2:34 PM726 km451 miles392 nmWest-southwest WSW
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