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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 12:34:00 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 12:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 16' North, Longitude: 34° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.34 meters/second, 1560.0 km/hour, 969.4 miles/hour or 842.4 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' 07.2"0.14 minorth16.16 mi
1 hour14° 31' 19.9"969.14 miwest0° 07' 14.2"8.29 minorth968.90 mi
24 hours11° 30' 29.0"768.05 mieast2° 31' 09.6"173.24 minorth782.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KassalaFri 3:34 PM197 km123 miles107 nmEast E
KhartoumFri 3:34 PM222 km138 miles120 nmWest W
TeseneyFri 3:34 PM224 km139 miles121 nmEast E
KostiFri 3:34 PM310 km193 miles167 nmSouthwest SW
KerenFri 3:34 PM420 km261 miles227 nmEast E
GondarFri 3:34 PM429 km266 miles232 nmSoutheast SE
MendeferaFri 3:34 PM458 km284 miles247 nmEast E
AsmaraFri 3:34 PM469 km291 miles253 nmEast E
Bahir DarFri 3:34 PM508 km315 miles274 nmSoutheast SE
Al-UbayyidFri 3:34 PM523 km325 miles283 nmWest-southwest WSW
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