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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 2:24:00 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 14:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 56' North, Longitude: 19° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.26 meters/second, 1538.1 km/hour, 955.8 miles/hour or 830.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.93 miWest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 miNorth15.93 mi
1 hour14° 31' 06.1"955.49 miWest0° 05' 04.9"5.82 miNorth955.28 mi
24 hours11° 35' 36.1"763.06 miEast1° 37' 12.9"111.44 miNorth767.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Faya-LargeauSat 3:24 PM39 km24 miles21 nmWest W
FadaSat 3:24 PM240 km149 miles129 nmEast-southeast ESE
AbéchéSat 3:24 PM477 km297 miles258 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MoussoroSat 3:24 PM572 km355 miles309 nmSouthwest SW
MongoSat 3:24 PM641 km399 miles346 nmSouth S
Al-FashirSat 5:24 PM791 km492 miles427 nmSoutheast SE
NdjamenaSat 3:24 PM800 km497 miles432 nmSouthwest SW
SarhSat 3:24 PM980 km609 miles529 nmSouth S
KanoSat 3:24 PM1347 km837 miles727 nmWest-southwest WSW
KhartoumSat 5:24 PM1417 km880 miles765 nmEast E

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