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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 = Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 4:16:00 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: 50%

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 Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 16:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 04' North, Longitude: 27° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.80 meters/second, 1518.5 km/hour, 943.5 miles/hour or 819.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.73 miWest0° 00' 01.7"0.03 miSouth15.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 00.0"943.23 miWest0° 01' 46.6"2.04 miSouth943.33 mi
24 hours11° 33' 38.9"751.26 miEast1° 07' 59.8"77.95 miSouth757.93 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KufraTue 5:16 PM611 km380 miles330 nmNorthwest NW
FadaTue 5:16 PM676 km420 miles365 nmWest-southwest WSW
AswanTue 6:16 PM735 km457 miles397 nmNortheast NE
KhartoumTue 7:16 PM749 km465 miles404 nmSoutheast SE
Al-UbayyidTue 7:16 PM826 km513 miles446 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Faya-LargeauTue 5:16 PM888 km552 miles479 nmWest-southwest WSW
AbéchéTue 5:16 PM969 km602 miles523 nmSouthwest SW
CairoTue 6:16 PM1176 km731 miles635 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JeddahTue 7:16 PM1253 km779 miles677 nmEast E
AlexandriaTue 6:16 PM1264 km786 miles683 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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