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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: 60%

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 17:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 52' North, Longitude: 24° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.02 meters/second, 1530.1 km/hour, 950.7 miles/hour or 826.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.85 miwest0° 00' 04.0"0.08 misouth15.85 mi
1 hour14° 31' 13.7"950.53 miwest0° 04' 02.9"4.64 misouth950.73 mi
24 hours11° 27' 29.0"750.14 mieast2° 01' 00.8"138.72 misouth767.12 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Al-FashirWed 8:12 PM582 km362 miles314 nmSouth S
KufraWed 6:12 PM615 km382 miles332 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Al-UbayyidWed 8:12 PM843 km524 miles455 nmSoutheast SE
KhartoumWed 8:12 PM882 km548 miles476 nmEast-southeast ESE
NdjamenaWed 6:12 PM1300 km808 miles702 nmSouthwest SW
Al JizahWed 7:12 PM1386 km861 miles748 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CairoWed 7:12 PM1390 km864 miles751 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AlexandriaWed 7:12 PM1456 km905 miles786 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AsmaraWed 8:12 PM1537 km955 miles830 nmEast-southeast ESE
MakkahWed 8:12 PM1578 km980 miles852 nmEast-northeast ENE
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