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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 4:26:00 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 16:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 04' North, Longitude: 24° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.81 meters/second, 1518.5 km/hour, 943.6 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' 00.1"943.26 miWest0° 01' 47.5"2.05 miSouth943.36 mi
24 hours11° 33' 36.8"751.25 miEast1° 08' 21.6"78.37 miSouth757.97 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FadaTue 5:26 PM466 km290 miles252 nmSouthwest SW
KufraTue 5:26 PM484 km301 miles261 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Faya-LargeauTue 5:26 PM646 km401 miles349 nmWest-southwest WSW
AbéchéTue 5:26 PM809 km503 miles437 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AswanTue 6:26 PM946 km588 miles511 nmEast-northeast ENE
Al-UbayyidTue 7:26 PM955 km593 miles516 nmSoutheast SE
KhartoumTue 7:26 PM956 km594 miles516 nmEast-southeast ESE
Siwa OasisTue 6:26 PM1015 km631 miles548 nmNorth N
CairoTue 6:26 PM1281 km796 miles692 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AlexandriaTue 6:26 PM1338 km831 miles723 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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