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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 17:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 02' North
Longitude: 12° 26' 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"943.49 miwest0° 01' 52.3"2.15 misouth943.58 mi
24 hours11° 33' 25.5"751.22 mieast1° 10' 13.4"80.51 misouth758.24 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AgadezTue 6:16 PM580 km360 miles313 nmSouthwest SW
ZinderTue 6:16 PM781 km485 miles422 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MaradiTue 6:16 PM921 km572 miles497 nmSouthwest SW
NdjamenaTue 6:16 PM921 km572 miles497 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KanoTue 6:16 PM984 km611 miles531 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NiameyTue 6:16 PM1316 km818 miles711 nmWest-southwest WSW
AbujaTue 6:16 PM1328 km825 miles717 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TripoliTue 6:16 PM1426 km886 miles770 nmNorth N
OuagadougouTue 5:16 PM1716 km1067 miles927 nmWest-southwest WSW
VallettaTue 6:16 PM1769 km1099 miles955 nmNorth N
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