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

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 17:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 02' North, Longitude: 12° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.88 meters/second, 1518.8 km/hour, 943.7 miles/hour or 820.1 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' 00.4"943.42 miwest0° 01' 52.1"2.14 misouth943.52 mi
24 hours11° 33' 25.9"751.17 mieast1° 10' 11.0"80.46 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
ArlitTue 6:16 PM577 km359 miles312 nmWest-southwest WSW
AgadezTue 6:16 PM603 km375 miles326 nmWest-southwest WSW
Faya-LargeauTue 6:16 PM712 km443 miles385 nmEast-southeast ESE
ZinderTue 6:16 PM795 km494 miles429 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MoussoroTue 6:16 PM814 km506 miles440 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NdjamenaTue 6:16 PM913 km567 miles493 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaradiTue 6:16 PM939 km583 miles507 nmSouthwest SW
FadaTue 6:16 PM988 km614 miles533 nmEast-southeast ESE
KanoTue 6:16 PM996 km619 miles538 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AbujaTue 6:16 PM1338 km831 miles722 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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