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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 17:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 51' North, Longitude: 21° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.06 meters/second, 1530.2 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"950.62 miwest0° 04' 04.0"4.66 misouth950.82 mi
24 hours11° 27' 25.4"750.14 mieast2° 01' 29.6"139.27 misouth767.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FadaWed 6:26 PM185 km115 miles100 nmSouth S
Faya-LargeauWed 6:26 PM281 km175 miles152 nmWest-southwest WSW
AbéchéWed 6:26 PM562 km349 miles303 nmSouth S
KufraWed 6:26 PM617 km384 miles333 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Al-FashirWed 8:26 PM706 km439 miles381 nmSoutheast SE
MoussoroWed 6:26 PM793 km493 miles428 nmSouthwest SW
MongoWed 6:26 PM800 km497 miles432 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NdjamenaWed 6:26 PM1023 km636 miles552 nmSouthwest SW
KhartoumWed 8:26 PM1219 km758 miles658 nmEast-southeast ESE
CairoWed 7:26 PM1578 km980 miles852 nmNortheast NE
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