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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: 41%

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 Monday, March 18, 2013 at 17:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 19' North, Longitude: 0° 49' 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"941.68 miwest0° 00' 23.0"0.44 minorth941.66 mi
24 hours11° 37' 27.7"754.23 mieast0° 16' 48.6"19.27 misouth755.16 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DoriMon 5:16 PM702 km436 miles379 nmSouth S
ArlitMon 6:16 PM712 km442 miles384 nmEast-southeast ESE
NiameyMon 6:16 PM766 km476 miles413 nmSouth S
In SalahMon 6:16 PM780 km485 miles421 nmNorth-northeast NNE
OuahigouyaMon 5:16 PM822 km511 miles444 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AgadezMon 6:16 PM842 km523 miles455 nmEast-southeast ESE
Fada N'gourmaMon 5:16 PM915 km568 miles494 nmSouth S
OuagadougouMon 5:16 PM915 km568 miles494 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KoudougouMon 5:16 PM955 km594 miles516 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MaradiMon 6:16 PM1009 km627 miles545 nmSoutheast SE
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