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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 12:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 47' North
Longitude: 45° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.64 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"956.40 miwest0° 05' 14.2"6.00 minorth956.19 mi
24 hours11° 35' 18.0"763.44 mieast1° 41' 04.4"115.87 minorth768.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SanaSat 3:36 PM294 km183 miles159 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Al HudaydahSat 3:36 PM417 km259 miles225 nmSouthwest SW
Ta'izzSat 3:36 PM486 km302 miles263 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdenSat 3:36 PM549 km341 miles296 nmSouth S
AssabSat 3:36 PM597 km371 miles322 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MakkahSat 3:36 PM705 km438 miles381 nmNorthwest NW
TadjouraSat 3:36 PM714 km444 miles385 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DjiboutiSat 3:36 PM725 km450 miles391 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AsmaraSat 3:36 PM734 km456 miles396 nmWest-southwest WSW
KerenSat 3:36 PM766 km476 miles413 nmWest-southwest WSW
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