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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 = Saturday, March 16, 2013 at 12:34:00 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: 22%

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 Saturday, March 16, 2013 at 12:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 47' North, Longitude: 46° 05' East

The ground speed is currently 427.65 meters/second, 1539.5 kilometres/hour, 956.6 miles/hour or 831.3 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.94 miWest0° 00' 05.2"0.10 miNorth15.94 mi
1 hour14° 31' 07.0"956.36 miWest0° 05' 14.5"6.01 miNorth956.15 mi
24 hours11° 35' 17.4"763.40 miEast1° 41' 11.1"115.99 miNorth768.49 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SanaSat 3:34 PM334 km208 miles180 nmSouthwest SW
Khamis MushaitSat 3:34 PM359 km223 miles194 nmWest W
Al HudaydahSat 3:34 PM470 km292 miles254 nmSouthwest SW
Al MukallaSat 3:34 PM484 km301 miles262 nmSoutheast SE
Ta'izzSat 3:34 PM515 km320 miles278 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdenSat 3:34 PM564 km350 miles304 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AssabSat 3:34 PM638 km396 miles345 nmSouthwest SW
DorraSat 3:34 PM734 km456 miles396 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TadjouraSat 3:34 PM747 km464 miles403 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DjiboutiSat 3:34 PM754 km469 miles407 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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