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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 7:53 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, March 18, 2013 at 17:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 19' North, Longitude: 3° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.07 meters/second, 1515.8 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' 53.9"941.60 miwest0° 00' 21.1"0.41 minorth941.58 mi
24 hours11° 37' 25.6"754.13 mieast0° 17' 31.1"20.09 misouth755.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
OuahigouyaMon 5:36 PM760 km472 miles410 nmSouth S
DoriMon 5:36 PM801 km497 miles432 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KoutialaMon 5:36 PM897 km557 miles484 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KoudougouMon 5:36 PM905 km563 miles489 nmSouth S
OuagadougouMon 5:36 PM911 km566 miles492 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TindoufMon 6:36 PM928 km576 miles501 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BamakoMon 5:36 PM963 km598 miles520 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NiameyMon 6:36 PM978 km608 miles528 nmSoutheast SE
In SalahMon 6:36 PM991 km616 miles535 nmNortheast NE
Fada N'gourmaMon 5:36 PM1013 km629 miles547 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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