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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 15:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 02' North, Longitude: 2° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.02 meters/second, 1537.3 km/hour, 955.2 miles/hour or 830.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.92 miwest0° 00' 05.0"0.10 minorth15.92 mi
1 hour14° 31' 05.5"955.00 miwest0° 04' 58.6"5.71 minorth954.80 mi
24 hours11° 35' 47.6"762.89 mieast1° 34' 38.5"108.50 minorth767.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NiameySat 4:34 PM501 km311 miles271 nmSouth S
DoriSat 3:34 PM507 km315 miles274 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AgadezSat 4:34 PM620 km385 miles335 nmEast E
SokotoSat 4:34 PM637 km396 miles344 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Fada N'gourmaSat 3:34 PM692 km430 miles374 nmSouth-southwest SSW
OuahigouyaSat 3:34 PM703 km437 miles380 nmSouthwest SW
MaradiSat 4:34 PM723 km449 miles390 nmSoutheast SE
OuagadougouSat 3:34 PM747 km464 miles404 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KandiSat 4:34 PM768 km477 miles415 nmSouth S
KoudougouSat 3:34 PM810 km504 miles438 nmSouthwest SW
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