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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
Faya-LargeauSat 3:44 PM503 km312 miles271 nmEast E
MoussoroSat 3:44 PM530 km330 miles286 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NdjamenaSat 3:44 PM653 km405 miles352 nmSouth S
AgadezSat 3:44 PM685 km426 miles370 nmWest W
ZinderSat 3:44 PM736 km457 miles397 nmSouthwest SW
FadaSat 3:44 PM772 km480 miles417 nmEast E
MongoSat 3:44 PM791 km491 miles427 nmSoutheast SE
AbéchéSat 3:44 PM831 km516 miles449 nmEast-southeast ESE
KanoSat 3:44 PM911 km566 miles492 nmSouthwest SW
MaradiSat 3:44 PM921 km572 miles497 nmWest-southwest WSW
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