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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 16:26:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 59%

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 Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 16:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 55' North, Longitude: 36° 22' 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"950.16 miwest0° 03' 58.7"4.56 misouth950.36 mi
24 hours11° 27' 41.5"750.08 mieast1° 59' 24.1"136.86 misouth766.69 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 PM117 km73 miles63 nmNortheast NE
KassalaWed 7:26 PM385 km239 miles208 nmSouth S
JeddahWed 7:26 PM408 km254 miles221 nmNortheast NE
KerenWed 7:26 PM413 km256 miles223 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TeseneyWed 7:26 PM423 km263 miles229 nmSouth S
MakkahWed 7:26 PM455 km283 miles246 nmNortheast NE
AsmaraWed 7:26 PM482 km300 miles260 nmSoutheast SE
MendeferaWed 7:26 PM517 km321 miles279 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KhartoumWed 7:26 PM549 km341 miles296 nmSouthwest SW
Khamis MushaitWed 7:26 PM675 km420 miles365 nmEast E
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