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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 5:26:00 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: 32%

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 17:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 42' North, Longitude: 12° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.74 meters/second, 1521.9 km/hour, 945.6 miles/hour or 821.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.76 miWest0° 00' 02.7"0.05 miNorth15.76 mi
1 hour14° 30' 55.5"945.35 miWest0° 02' 37.5"3.01 miNorth945.22 mi
24 hours11° 38' 23.0"758.14 miEast0° 37' 09.1"42.60 miNorth757.86 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TidjikjaSun 5:26 PM206 km128 miles111 nmSoutheast SE
NouakchottSun 5:26 PM364 km226 miles196 nmWest-southwest WSW
NouadhibouSun 5:26 PM446 km277 miles241 nmWest-northwest WNW
RossoSun 5:26 PM463 km288 miles250 nmSouthwest SW
DakhlaSun 5:26 PM538 km334 miles291 nmNorthwest NW
Saint-LouisSun 5:26 PM553 km343 miles298 nmSouthwest SW
ToubaSun 5:26 PM618 km384 miles334 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TambacoundaSun 5:26 PM661 km410 miles357 nmSouth S
ThièsSun 5:26 PM687 km427 miles371 nmSouthwest SW
Cape BojadorSun 5:26 PM729 km453 miles393 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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