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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 14:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 32' North
Longitude: 0° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.75 meters/second, 1557.9 km/hour, 968.0 miles/hour or 841.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.13 miwest0° 00' 07.1"0.14 minorth16.13 mi
1 hour14° 31' 18.6"967.88 miwest0° 07' 03.0"8.08 minorth967.63 mi
24 hours11° 30' 59.3"767.62 mieast2° 26' 27.3"167.86 minorth781.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NiameyFri 3:54 PM289 km180 miles156 nmSoutheast SE
OuagadougouFri 2:54 PM409 km254 miles221 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KoudougouFri 2:54 PM472 km294 miles255 nmSouthwest SW
SokotoFri 3:54 PM588 km366 miles318 nmEast-southeast ESE
KaraFri 2:54 PM668 km415 miles361 nmSouth S
TamaleFri 2:54 PM693 km430 miles374 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Bobo-DioulassoFri 2:54 PM702 km436 miles379 nmSouthwest SW
KoutialaFri 2:54 PM725 km451 miles392 nmWest-southwest WSW
ParakouFri 3:54 PM727 km452 miles393 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SokodéFri 2:54 PM729 km453 miles394 nmSouth S
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