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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 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
ArlitTue 6:16 PM550 km342 miles297 nmWest-southwest WSW
AgadezTue 6:16 PM580 km360 miles313 nmSouthwest SW
Faya-LargeauTue 6:16 PM739 km459 miles399 nmEast-southeast ESE
ZinderTue 6:16 PM781 km485 miles422 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MoussoroTue 6:16 PM829 km515 miles448 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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
FadaTue 6:16 PM1015 km631 miles548 nmEast-southeast ESE
NiameyTue 6:16 PM1316 km818 miles711 nmWest-southwest WSW
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