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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 6:16:00 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 18:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 00' North, Longitude: 1° 48' 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"943.61 miWest0° 01' 57.7"2.25 miSouth943.72 mi
24 hours11° 33' 12.5"751.08 miEast1° 12' 21.9"82.96 miSouth758.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TimbuktuTue 6:16 PM380 km236 miles205 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DoriTue 6:16 PM688 km427 miles371 nmSouth-southeast SSE
OuahigouyaTue 6:16 PM715 km444 miles386 nmSouth S
NiameyTue 7:16 PM831 km517 miles449 nmSouth-southeast SSE
OuagadougouTue 6:16 PM846 km526 miles457 nmSouth S
KoudougouTue 6:16 PM861 km535 miles465 nmSouth S
In SalahTue 7:16 PM908 km564 miles490 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Fada N'gourmaTue 6:16 PM909 km565 miles491 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KoutialaTue 6:16 PM930 km578 miles502 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ArlitTue 7:16 PM976 km607 miles527 nmEast E

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