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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 2:24:00 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: 15%

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 14:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 29' North, Longitude: 7° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.88 meters/second, 1558.4 km/hour, 968.3 miles/hour or 841.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.14 miWest0° 00' 07.1"0.14 miNorth16.14 mi
1 hour14° 31' 19.0"968.10 miWest0° 07' 05.5"8.13 miNorth967.86 mi
24 hours11° 30' 52.7"767.67 miEast2° 27' 29.7"169.04 miNorth781.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AgadezFri 3:24 PM165 km103 miles89 nmNorth N
ZinderFri 3:24 PM216 km134 miles117 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaradiFri 3:24 PM238 km148 miles128 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ArlitFri 3:24 PM366 km227 miles197 nmNorth N
KanoFri 3:24 PM391 km243 miles211 nmSouth S
SokotoFri 3:24 PM396 km246 miles214 nmSouthwest SW
ZariaFri 3:24 PM490 km304 miles264 nmSouth S
KadunaFri 3:24 PM551 km343 miles298 nmSouth S
NiameyFri 3:24 PM666 km414 miles360 nmWest-southwest WSW
AbujaFri 3:24 PM711 km442 miles384 nmSouth S

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