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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 14:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 31' North, Longitude: 2° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.79 meters/second, 1558.1 km/hour, 968.1 miles/hour or 841.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.14 miwest0° 00' 07.1"0.14 minorth16.14 mi
1 hour14° 31' 18.7"967.97 miwest0° 07' 03.8"8.10 minorth967.73 mi
24 hours11° 30' 57.1"767.66 mieast2° 26' 47.3"168.25 minorth781.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NiameyFri 3:44 PM236 km146 miles127 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SokotoFri 3:44 PM376 km234 miles203 nmSoutheast SE
KandiFri 3:44 PM486 km302 miles262 nmSouth S
MaradiFri 3:44 PM511 km318 miles276 nmEast-southeast ESE
AgadezFri 3:44 PM573 km356 miles309 nmEast-northeast ENE
OuagadougouFri 2:44 PM587 km365 miles317 nmSouthwest SW
NatitingouFri 3:44 PM599 km372 miles323 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MangoFri 2:44 PM626 km389 miles338 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DjougouFri 3:44 PM656 km408 miles354 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KoudougouFri 2:44 PM669 km416 miles361 nmWest-southwest WSW
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