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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: 22%

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 Saturday, March 16, 2013 at 12:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 47' North, Longitude: 45° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.65 meters/second, 1539.5 km/hour, 956.6 miles/hour or 831.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position 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"956.42 miwest0° 05' 14.4"6.01 minorth956.20 mi
24 hours11° 35' 17.7"763.45 mieast1° 41' 08.8"115.95 minorth768.54 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SanaSat 3:34 PM318 km198 miles172 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Khamis MushaitSat 3:34 PM331 km206 miles179 nmWest W
Al HudaydahSat 3:34 PM450 km280 miles243 nmSouthwest SW
Ta'izzSat 3:34 PM504 km313 miles272 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Al MukallaSat 3:34 PM504 km313 miles272 nmSoutheast SE
AdenSat 3:34 PM554 km344 miles299 nmSouth S
AssabSat 3:34 PM622 km387 miles336 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TadjouraSat 3:34 PM734 km456 miles397 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DjiboutiSat 3:34 PM743 km462 miles401 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MakkahSat 3:34 PM748 km465 miles404 nmNorthwest NW
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