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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 these coordinates:
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
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
KoudougouFri 2:44 PM669 km416 miles361 nmWest-southwest WSW
ParakouFri 3:44 PM685 km425 miles370 nmSouth S
KaraFri 2:44 PM685 km426 miles370 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ZinderFri 3:44 PM689 km428 miles372 nmEast-southeast ESE
KanoFri 3:44 PM727 km452 miles393 nmEast-southeast ESE
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