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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 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
FadaWed 6:16 PM316 km197 miles171 nmSouthwest SW
Faya-LargeauWed 6:16 PM528 km328 miles285 nmWest W
KufraWed 6:16 PM595 km369 miles321 nmNorth N
Al-FashirWed 8:16 PM598 km372 miles323 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AbéchéWed 6:16 PM652 km405 miles352 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Al-UbayyidWed 8:16 PM915 km569 miles494 nmSoutheast SE
MongoWed 6:16 PM933 km580 miles504 nmSouthwest SW
KhartoumWed 8:16 PM977 km607 miles527 nmEast-southeast ESE
MoussoroWed 6:16 PM989 km614 miles534 nmSouthwest SW
NdjamenaWed 6:16 PM1216 km756 miles657 nmSouthwest SW
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