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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 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 17:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 02' North
Longitude: 7° 36' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.91 meters/second, 1518.9 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.73 miwest0° 00' 01.8"0.04 misouth15.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 00.5"943.55 miwest0° 01' 54.1"2.18 misouth943.65 mi
24 hours11° 33' 21.2"751.19 mieast1° 10' 57.1"81.34 misouth758.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AgadezTue 6:36 PM341 km212 miles184 nmSouth S
ZinderTue 6:36 PM704 km437 miles380 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaradiTue 6:36 PM725 km450 miles391 nmSouth S
KanoTue 6:36 PM894 km555 miles483 nmSouth S
NiameyTue 6:36 PM928 km577 miles501 nmSouthwest SW
In SalahTue 6:36 PM950 km590 miles513 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NdjamenaTue 6:36 PM1184 km736 miles639 nmSoutheast SE
AbujaTue 6:36 PM1201 km747 miles649 nmSouth S
OuagadougouTue 5:36 PM1292 km803 miles698 nmSouthwest SW
TripoliTue 6:36 PM1529 km950 miles826 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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