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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 17:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 19' North, Longitude: 4° 01' 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"941.66 miwest0° 00' 21.0"0.40 minorth941.65 mi
24 hours11° 37' 25.4"754.18 mieast0° 17' 33.6"20.14 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
KoutialaMon 5:36 PM891 km554 miles481 nmSouth S
KoudougouMon 5:36 PM911 km566 miles492 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TindoufMon 6:36 PM915 km568 miles494 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OuagadougouMon 5:36 PM919 km571 miles496 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BamakoMon 5:36 PM949 km590 miles513 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NiameyMon 6:36 PM997 km620 miles538 nmSoutheast SE
In SalahMon 6:36 PM1009 km627 miles545 nmNortheast NE
Bobo-DioulassoMon 5:36 PM1012 km629 miles546 nmSouth S
SikassoMon 5:36 PM1013 km629 miles547 nmSouth S
El AaiúnMon 5:36 PM1202 km747 miles649 nmNorthwest NW
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