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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 14:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 58' North, Longitude: 14° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.19 meters/second, 1537.9 km/hour, 955.6 miles/hour or 830.4 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"955.39 miwest0° 05' 03.0"5.79 minorth955.18 mi
24 hours11° 35' 39.5"763.05 mieast1° 36' 27.2"110.57 minorth767.48 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NdjamenaSat 3:44 PM653 km405 miles352 nmSouth S
AgadezSat 3:44 PM685 km426 miles370 nmWest W
ZinderSat 3:44 PM736 km457 miles397 nmSouthwest SW
KanoSat 3:44 PM911 km566 miles492 nmSouthwest SW
MaradiSat 3:44 PM921 km572 miles497 nmWest-southwest WSW
AbujaSat 3:44 PM1244 km773 miles672 nmSouthwest SW
NiameySat 3:44 PM1401 km871 miles757 nmWest-southwest WSW
BanguiSat 3:44 PM1573 km977 miles849 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YaoundéSat 3:44 PM1592 km989 miles860 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TripoliSat 3:44 PM1658 km1030 miles895 nmNorth N
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