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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 = Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 4:26:00 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: 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
KerenWed 7:26 PM413 km256 miles223 nmSouth-southeast SSE
JeddahWed 7:26 PM415 km258 miles224 nmNortheast NE
TeseneyWed 7:26 PM423 km263 miles229 nmSouth S
MakkahWed 7:26 PM451 km280 miles243 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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