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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: 50%
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 Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 17:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 03' North
Longitude: 15° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.86 meters/second, 1518.7 km/hour, 943.7 miles/hour or 820.0 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' 01.8"0.03 misouth15.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 00.3"943.44 miwest0° 01' 51.0"2.12 misouth943.54 mi
24 hours11° 33' 28.7"751.24 mieast1° 09' 42.8"79.93 misouth758.18 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NdjamenaTue 6:02 PM882 km548 miles476 nmSouth S
AgadezTue 6:02 PM895 km556 miles483 nmWest-southwest WSW
ZinderTue 6:02 PM1003 km623 miles542 nmSouthwest SW
KanoTue 6:02 PM1185 km736 miles640 nmSouthwest SW
TripoliTue 6:02 PM1448 km900 miles782 nmNorth N
AbujaTue 6:02 PM1520 km945 miles821 nmSouthwest SW
NiameyTue 6:02 PM1630 km1013 miles880 nmWest-southwest WSW
BanguiTue 6:02 PM1760 km1093 miles950 nmSouth S
VallettaTue 6:02 PM1762 km1095 miles951 nmNorth N
KhartoumTue 8:02 PM1837 km1141 miles992 nmEast-southeast ESE
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