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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 5:26:00 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 17:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 02' North, Longitude: 10° 18' East

The ground speed is currently 421.89 meters/second, 1518.8 kilometres/hour, 943.7 miles/hour or 820.1 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.73 miWest0° 00' 01.8"0.04 miSouth15.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 00.4"943.45 miWest0° 01' 53.1"2.16 miSouth943.55 mi
24 hours11° 33' 23.7"751.15 miEast1° 10' 32.8"80.88 miSouth758.22 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArlitTue 6:26 PM337 km209 miles182 nmWest-southwest WSW
AgadezTue 6:26 PM417 km259 miles225 nmSouthwest SW
TamanrassetTue 6:26 PM581 km361 miles314 nmWest-northwest WNW
ZinderTue 6:26 PM703 km437 miles380 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MaradiTue 6:26 PM799 km497 miles432 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SabhaTue 6:26 PM883 km549 miles477 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KanoTue 6:26 PM910 km565 miles491 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Faya-LargeauTue 6:26 PM956 km594 miles516 nmEast-southeast ESE
NdjamenaTue 6:26 PM1014 km630 miles547 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NiameyTue 6:26 PM1131 km703 miles611 nmSouthwest SW

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