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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, March 15, 2013 at 2:54:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 15%

Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:53 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, March 15, 2013 at 14:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 32' North, Longitude: 0° 41' 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' 18.7"967.82 miWest0° 07' 03.1"8.08 miNorth967.58 mi
24 hours11° 30' 59.0"767.57 miEast2° 26' 29.5"167.89 miNorth781.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DoriFri 2:54 PM184 km115 miles100 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NiameyFri 3:54 PM272 km169 miles147 nmSoutheast SE
Fada N'gourmaFri 2:54 PM386 km240 miles208 nmSouth S
OuahigouyaFri 2:54 PM399 km248 miles215 nmWest-southwest WSW
TimbuktuFri 2:54 PM418 km260 miles226 nmWest-northwest WNW
OuagadougouFri 2:54 PM425 km264 miles229 nmSouthwest SW
KoudougouFri 2:54 PM491 km305 miles265 nmSouthwest SW
KandiFri 3:54 PM545 km339 miles294 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SokotoFri 3:54 PM562 km350 miles304 nmEast-southeast ESE
MangoFri 2:54 PM574 km357 miles310 nmSouth S

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