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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 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 30' North, Longitude: 5° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.83 meters/second, 1558.2 km/hour, 968.2 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' 18.8"968.06 miwest0° 07' 04.7"8.11 minorth967.82 mi
24 hours11° 30' 54.9"767.69 mieast2° 27' 07.5"168.63 minorth781.31 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SokotoFri 3:34 PM270 km168 miles146 nmSouth S
MaradiFri 3:34 PM298 km185 miles161 nmSoutheast SE
AgadezFri 3:34 PM334 km207 miles180 nmEast-northeast ENE
NiameyFri 3:34 PM404 km251 miles218 nmWest-southwest WSW
ZinderFri 3:34 PM443 km275 miles239 nmEast-southeast ESE
KanoFri 3:34 PM524 km325 miles283 nmSoutheast SE
KandiFri 3:34 PM545 km339 miles294 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ZariaFri 3:34 PM558 km347 miles301 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KadunaFri 3:34 PM600 km373 miles324 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AbujaFri 3:34 PM730 km454 miles394 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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