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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: 59%

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 Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 16:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 57' North, Longitude: 41° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.82 meters/second, 1529.3 km/hour, 950.3 miles/hour or 825.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.84 miwest0° 00' 03.8"0.07 misouth15.84 mi
1 hour14° 31' 13.0"950.08 miwest0° 03' 56.7"4.52 misouth950.28 mi
24 hours11° 27' 47.4"750.13 mieast1° 58' 37.2"135.97 misouth766.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Khamis MushaitWed 7:02 PM113 km70 miles61 nmSoutheast SE
MakkahWed 7:02 PM351 km218 miles190 nmNorthwest NW
JeddahWed 7:02 PM402 km250 miles217 nmNorthwest NW
SanaWed 7:02 PM467 km290 miles252 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Al HudaydahWed 7:02 PM472 km294 miles255 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port SudanWed 7:02 PM499 km310 miles269 nmWest W
KerenWed 7:02 PM508 km315 miles274 nmSouthwest SW
AsmaraWed 7:02 PM510 km317 miles275 nmSouthwest SW
Ta'izzWed 7:02 PM635 km395 miles343 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MedinaWed 7:02 PM656 km407 miles354 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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