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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
KufraWed 6:26 PM617 km384 miles333 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Al-FashirWed 8:26 PM706 km439 miles381 nmSoutheast SE
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
KanoWed 6:26 PM1593 km990 miles860 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlexandriaWed 7:26 PM1607 km999 miles868 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BanguiWed 6:26 PM1636 km1017 miles884 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TripoliWed 6:26 PM1767 km1098 miles954 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AbujaWed 6:26 PM1886 km1172 miles1019 nmWest-southwest WSW
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