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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
This phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:27 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:28 AM

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° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.89 meters/second, 1518.8 km/hour, 943.8 miles/hour or 820.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.73 miwest0° 00' 01.8"0.04 misouth15.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 00.4"943.46 miwest0° 01' 53.1"2.16 misouth943.55 mi
24 hours11° 33' 23.3"751.15 mieast1° 10' 35.2"80.92 misouth758.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArlitTue 6:26 PM311 km193 miles168 nmWest-southwest WSW
AgadezTue 6:26 PM401 km249 miles217 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ZinderTue 6:26 PM698 km434 miles377 nmSouth S
MaradiTue 6:26 PM788 km489 miles425 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KanoTue 6:26 PM903 km561 miles488 nmSouth S
Faya-LargeauTue 6:26 PM984 km611 miles531 nmEast-southeast ESE
MoussoroTue 6:26 PM987 km613 miles533 nmSoutheast SE
NdjamenaTue 6:26 PM1029 km639 miles555 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NiameyTue 6:26 PM1109 km689 miles599 nmSouthwest SW
AbujaTue 6:26 PM1244 km773 miles672 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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