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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 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: 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 12:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 14' North, Longitude: 36° 60' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.39 meters/second, 1560.2 km/hour, 969.5 miles/hour or 842.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.16 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 minorth16.16 mi
1 hour14° 31' 20.0"969.24 miwest0° 07' 14.9"8.31 minorth968.99 mi
24 hours11° 30' 26.9"768.08 mieast2° 31' 29.6"173.62 minorth782.72 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TeseneyFri 3:24 PM39 km24 miles21 nmWest-southwest WSW
KassalaFri 3:24 PM68 km42 miles37 nmWest-northwest WNW
KerenFri 3:24 PM167 km104 miles90 nmEast-northeast ENE
MendeferaFri 3:24 PM199 km124 miles108 nmEast E
AsmaraFri 3:24 PM209 km130 miles113 nmEast E
NakfaFri 3:24 PM224 km139 miles121 nmNortheast NE
GondarFri 3:24 PM296 km184 miles160 nmSouth S
Mek'eleFri 3:24 PM330 km205 miles178 nmSoutheast SE
Bahir DarFri 3:24 PM406 km252 miles219 nmSouth S
LalibelaFri 3:24 PM418 km260 miles226 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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