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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 = Sunday, March 17, 2013 at 2:30:00 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: 31%

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 Sunday, March 17, 2013 at 14:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 34' North, Longitude: 29° 36' East

The ground speed is currently 423.11 meters/second, 1523.2 kilometres/hour, 946.5 miles/hour or 822.5 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.77 miWest0° 00' 02.9"0.06 miNorth15.77 mi
1 hour14° 30' 56.2"946.17 miWest0° 02' 54.0"3.32 miNorth946.03 mi
24 hours11° 38' 16.0"758.66 miEast0° 43' 46.0"50.18 miNorth758.59 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KhartoumSun 5:30 PM537 km334 miles290 nmSoutheast SE
AswanSun 4:30 PM606 km377 miles327 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Kharga OasisSun 4:30 PM658 km409 miles355 nmNorth N
Al-UbayyidSun 5:30 PM709 km440 miles383 nmSouth S
Port SudanSun 5:30 PM798 km496 miles431 nmEast E
KufraSun 3:30 PM830 km516 miles448 nmNorthwest NW
KassalaSun 5:30 PM853 km530 miles461 nmEast-southeast ESE
TeseneySun 5:30 PM896 km557 miles484 nmEast-southeast ESE
JeddahSun 5:30 PM1021 km634 miles551 nmEast-northeast ENE
MakkahSun 5:30 PM1080 km671 miles583 nmEast-northeast ENE

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