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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, March 15, 2013 at 12:44:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 12:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 17' North, Longitude: 32° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.30 meters/second, 1559.9 km/hour, 969.3 miles/hour or 842.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.15 miWest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 miNorth16.15 mi
1 hour14° 31' 19.9"969.05 miWest0° 07' 13.4"8.28 miNorth968.80 mi
24 hours11° 30' 31.1"768.01 miEast2° 30' 49.8"172.86 miNorth782.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KhartoumFri 3:44 PM54 km34 miles29 nmNortheast NE
KostiFri 3:44 PM240 km149 miles130 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Al-UbayyidFri 3:44 PM312 km194 miles169 nmSouthwest SW
KassalaFri 3:44 PM457 km284 miles247 nmEast E
TeseneyFri 3:44 PM484 km301 miles261 nmEast E
MalakalFri 3:44 PM639 km397 miles345 nmSouth S
GondarFri 3:44 PM646 km401 miles349 nmEast-southeast ESE
KerenFri 3:44 PM678 km421 miles366 nmEast E
Bahir DarFri 3:44 PM698 km434 miles377 nmSoutheast SE
MendeferaFri 3:44 PM717 km446 miles387 nmEast E

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