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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 5:36:00 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 phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:29 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 17:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 02' North, Longitude: 7° 52' 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"943.48 miWest0° 01' 54.0"2.18 miSouth943.58 mi
24 hours11° 33' 21.4"751.14 miEast1° 10' 54.6"81.29 miSouth758.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArlitTue 6:36 PM151 km94 miles82 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AgadezTue 6:36 PM339 km210 miles183 nmSouth S
ZinderTue 6:36 PM699 km434 miles377 nmSouth S
MaradiTue 6:36 PM728 km452 miles393 nmSouth S
KanoTue 6:36 PM892 km554 miles482 nmSouth S
NiameyTue 6:36 PM947 km588 miles511 nmSouthwest SW
In SalahTue 6:36 PM965 km600 miles521 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NdjamenaTue 6:36 PM1165 km724 miles629 nmSoutheast SE
TimbuktuTue 5:36 PM1204 km748 miles650 nmWest-southwest WSW
AbujaTue 6:36 PM1214 km754 miles655 nmSouth S

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