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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 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 57' North
Longitude: 16° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.22 meters/second, 1538.0 km/hour, 955.7 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' 05.9"955.47 miwest0° 05' 03.9"5.81 minorth955.26 mi
24 hours11° 35' 37.9"763.08 mieast1° 36' 48.9"110.99 minorth767.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NdjamenaSat 3:34 PM673 km418 miles363 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AgadezSat 3:34 PM940 km584 miles507 nmWest W
ZinderSat 3:34 PM951 km591 miles514 nmWest-southwest WSW
SarhSat 3:34 PM990 km615 miles534 nmSouth S
KanoSat 3:34 PM1106 km687 miles597 nmSouthwest SW
AbujaSat 3:34 PM1421 km883 miles767 nmSouthwest SW
BanguiSat 3:34 PM1516 km942 miles818 nmSouth S
NiameySat 3:34 PM1646 km1023 miles889 nmWest-southwest WSW
YaoundéSat 3:34 PM1662 km1033 miles897 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TripoliSat 3:34 PM1694 km1053 miles915 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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