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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 5:46:00 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 17:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 01' North, Longitude: 5° 27' East

The ground speed is currently 421.92 meters/second, 1518.9 kilometres/hour, 943.8 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' 00.7"943.52 miWest0° 01' 54.9"2.20 miSouth943.61 mi
24 hours11° 33' 19.2"751.12 miEast1° 11' 16.5"81.71 miSouth758.31 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 6:46 PM248 km154 miles134 nmSoutheast SE
TamanrassetTue 6:46 PM306 km190 miles165 nmNorth N
AgadezTue 6:46 PM431 km268 miles233 nmSoutheast SE
MaradiTue 6:46 PM744 km462 miles402 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ZinderTue 6:46 PM784 km487 miles423 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NiameyTue 6:46 PM804 km499 miles434 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KanoTue 6:46 PM948 km589 miles512 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TimbuktuTue 5:46 PM963 km599 miles520 nmWest-southwest WSW
OuagadougouTue 5:46 PM1129 km701 miles609 nmSouthwest SW
AbujaTue 6:46 PM1232 km765 miles665 nmSouth S

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