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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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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 15%
Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:51 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:27 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, March 15, 2013 at 14:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 29' North
Longitude: 7° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.88 meters/second, 1558.4 km/hour, 968.3 miles/hour or 841.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.14 miwest0° 00' 07.1"0.14 minorth16.14 mi
1 hour14° 31' 19.0"968.16 miwest0° 07' 05.5"8.13 minorth967.92 mi
24 hours11° 30' 52.8"767.72 mieast2° 27' 27.6"169.01 minorth781.42 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 PM168 km104 miles91 nmNorth N
MaradiFri 3:24 PM228 km142 miles123 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ZinderFri 3:24 PM233 km145 miles126 nmSoutheast SE
SokotoFri 3:24 PM376 km233 miles203 nmSouthwest SW
KanoFri 3:24 PM396 km246 miles214 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ZariaFri 3:24 PM489 km304 miles264 nmSouth S
KadunaFri 3:24 PM549 km341 miles297 nmSouth S
NiameyFri 3:24 PM638 km397 miles345 nmWest-southwest WSW
AbujaFri 3:24 PM700 km435 miles378 nmSouth S
KandiFri 3:24 PM704 km438 miles380 nmSouthwest SW
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