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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 17:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 01' North
Longitude: 5° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.92 meters/second, 1518.9 km/hour, 943.8 miles/hour or 820.2 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' 00.7"943.59 miwest0° 01' 55.0"2.20 misouth943.68 mi
24 hours11° 33' 19.0"751.17 mieast1° 11' 18.9"81.76 misouth758.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AgadezTue 6:46 PM449 km279 miles243 nmSoutheast SE
MaradiTue 6:46 PM751 km467 miles405 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NiameyTue 6:46 PM791 km492 miles427 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ZinderTue 6:46 PM798 km496 miles431 nmSouth-southeast SSE
In SalahTue 6:46 PM841 km522 miles454 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KanoTue 6:46 PM957 km594 miles517 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KandiTue 6:46 PM1013 km630 miles547 nmSouth-southwest SSW
OuagadougouTue 5:46 PM1110 km690 miles599 nmSouthwest SW
AbujaTue 6:46 PM1219 km758 miles658 nmSouth S
NdjamenaTue 6:46 PM1371 km852 miles740 nmSoutheast SE
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