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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 17:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 51' North, Longitude: 19° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.09 meters/second, 1530.3 km/hour, 950.9 miles/hour or 826.3 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' 13.9"950.68 miwest0° 04' 04.9"4.68 misouth950.89 mi
24 hours11° 27' 22.7"750.14 mieast2° 01' 50.1"139.66 misouth767.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NdjamenaWed 6:36 PM866 km538 miles467 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Al-FashirWed 8:36 PM879 km546 miles475 nmSoutheast SE
KanoWed 6:36 PM1370 km851 miles740 nmWest-southwest WSW
KhartoumWed 8:36 PM1467 km911 miles792 nmEast-southeast ESE
BanguiWed 6:36 PM1603 km996 miles866 nmSouth S
TripoliWed 6:36 PM1667 km1036 miles900 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AbujaWed 6:36 PM1677 km1042 miles906 nmSouthwest SW
CairoWed 7:36 PM1741 km1082 miles940 nmNortheast NE
AlexandriaWed 7:36 PM1748 km1086 miles944 nmNortheast NE
YaoundéWed 6:36 PM1856 km1153 miles1002 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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