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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 18:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 00' North
Longitude: 2° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.97 meters/second, 1519.1 km/hour, 943.9 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' 00.9"943.68 miwest0° 01' 57.9"2.25 misouth943.78 mi
24 hours11° 33' 12.4"751.13 mieast1° 12' 24.3"83.01 misouth758.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NiameyTue 7:16 PM846 km526 miles457 nmSouth-southeast SSE
OuagadougouTue 6:16 PM847 km527 miles458 nmSouth S
KoudougouTue 6:16 PM859 km534 miles464 nmSouth S
KoutialaTue 6:16 PM918 km570 miles496 nmSouth-southwest SSW
In SalahTue 7:16 PM922 km573 miles498 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Bobo-DioulassoTue 6:16 PM1005 km625 miles543 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BamakoTue 6:16 PM1031 km641 miles557 nmSouthwest SW
El AaiúnTue 6:16 PM1383 km859 miles747 nmNorthwest NW
MarrakechTue 6:16 PM1417 km880 miles765 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KanoTue 7:16 PM1438 km893 miles776 nmSoutheast SE
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