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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, March 15, 2013 at 15:24:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 15:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 36' North, Longitude: 6° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.63 meters/second, 1557.5 km/hour, 967.8 miles/hour or 841.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.13 miwest0° 00' 07.1"0.13 minorth16.13 mi
1 hour14° 31' 18.5"967.54 miwest0° 07' 00.7"8.04 minorth967.30 mi
24 hours11° 31' 05.5"767.47 mieast2° 25' 29.2"166.74 minorth780.72 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BamakoFri 3:24 PM361 km224 miles195 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KoutialaFri 3:24 PM375 km233 miles202 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SikassoFri 3:24 PM484 km301 miles261 nmSouth-southeast SSE
OuahigouyaFri 3:24 PM500 km311 miles270 nmEast-southeast ESE
Bobo-DioulassoFri 3:24 PM548 km340 miles296 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KoudougouFri 3:24 PM586 km364 miles317 nmSoutheast SE
TidjikjaFri 3:24 PM612 km380 miles330 nmWest-northwest WNW
OuagadougouFri 3:24 PM652 km405 miles352 nmEast-southeast ESE
KorhogoFri 3:24 PM687 km427 miles371 nmSouth S
DoriFri 3:24 PM725 km450 miles391 nmEast-southeast ESE

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