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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 16:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 55' North, Longitude: 36° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.88 meters/second, 1529.6 km/hour, 950.4 miles/hour or 825.9 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"0.08 misouth15.84 mi
1 hour14° 31' 13.1"950.23 miwest0° 03' 58.7"4.56 misouth950.43 mi
24 hours11° 27' 41.1"750.13 mieast1° 59' 26.5"136.92 misouth766.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port SudanWed 7:26 PM140 km87 miles76 nmEast-northeast ENE
KassalaWed 7:26 PM386 km240 miles208 nmSouth S
TeseneyWed 7:26 PM426 km265 miles230 nmSouth S
KerenWed 7:26 PM429 km266 miles231 nmSoutheast SE
JeddahWed 7:26 PM429 km267 miles232 nmNortheast NE
MakkahWed 7:26 PM478 km297 miles258 nmNortheast NE
AsmaraWed 7:26 PM499 km310 miles269 nmSoutheast SE
KhartoumWed 7:26 PM528 km328 miles285 nmSouthwest SW
Mek'eleWed 7:26 PM701 km435 miles378 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Khamis MushaitWed 7:26 PM704 km437 miles380 nmEast E
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