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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 15:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 38' North, Longitude: 11° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.54 meters/second, 1557.1 km/hour, 967.6 miles/hour or 840.8 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' 07.0"0.13 minorth16.13 mi
1 hour14° 31' 18.3"967.41 miwest0° 06' 59.0"8.00 minorth967.16 mi
24 hours11° 31' 09.9"767.46 mieast2° 24' 46.5"165.94 minorth780.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TambacoundaFri 3:44 PM298 km185 miles161 nmSouthwest SW
TidjikjaFri 3:44 PM324 km201 miles175 nmNorth N
RossoFri 3:44 PM452 km281 miles244 nmWest-northwest WNW
ToubaFri 3:44 PM459 km285 miles248 nmWest W
GabúFri 3:44 PM462 km287 miles249 nmSouthwest SW
FarafenniFri 3:44 PM480 km298 miles259 nmWest-southwest WSW
BafatáFri 3:44 PM500 km311 miles270 nmSouthwest SW
BamakoFri 3:44 PM518 km322 miles280 nmSoutheast SE
Saint-LouisFri 3:44 PM518 km322 miles280 nmWest W
NouakchottFri 3:44 PM532 km330 miles287 nmWest-northwest WNW
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