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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 = Monday, March 18, 2013 at 5:16:00 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: 41%

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 Monday, March 18, 2013 at 17:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 19' North, Longitude: 1° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.07 meters/second, 1515.9 km/hour, 941.9 miles/hour or 818.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.70 miWest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 miNorth15.70 mi
1 hour14° 30' 53.7"941.61 miWest0° 00' 23.0"0.44 miNorth941.59 mi
24 hours11° 37' 27.8"754.18 miEast0° 16' 46.1"19.22 miSouth755.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TimbuktuMon 5:16 PM584 km363 miles315 nmSouthwest SW
ArlitMon 6:16 PM684 km425 miles369 nmEast-southeast ESE
DoriMon 5:16 PM706 km439 miles381 nmSouth S
NiameyMon 6:16 PM761 km473 miles411 nmSouth S
In SalahMon 6:16 PM775 km481 miles418 nmNorth N
AgadezMon 6:16 PM817 km507 miles441 nmEast-southeast ESE
OuahigouyaMon 5:16 PM834 km518 miles450 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Fada N'gourmaMon 5:16 PM917 km570 miles495 nmSouth S
OuagadougouMon 5:16 PM923 km574 miles498 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KoudougouMon 5:16 PM966 km600 miles522 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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