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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 17:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 52' North
Longitude: 23° 60' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.03 meters/second, 1530.1 km/hour, 950.8 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' 13.8"950.55 miwest0° 04' 03.1"4.65 misouth950.76 mi
24 hours11° 27' 28.0"750.14 mieast2° 01' 09.1"138.88 misouth767.15 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KufraWed 6:16 PM595 km369 miles321 nmNorth N
Al-FashirWed 8:16 PM598 km372 miles323 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Al-UbayyidWed 8:16 PM915 km569 miles494 nmSoutheast SE
KhartoumWed 8:16 PM977 km607 miles527 nmEast-southeast ESE
NdjamenaWed 6:16 PM1216 km756 miles657 nmSouthwest SW
Al JizahWed 7:16 PM1434 km891 miles774 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CairoWed 7:16 PM1438 km894 miles777 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AlexandriaWed 7:16 PM1493 km928 miles806 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AsmaraWed 8:16 PM1637 km1017 miles884 nmEast-southeast ESE
MakkahWed 8:16 PM1677 km1042 miles906 nmEast-northeast ENE
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