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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 6:02:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 60%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:29 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 18:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 49' North, Longitude: 13° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.16 meters/second, 1530.6 km/hour, 951.1 miles/hour or 826.4 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' 04.1"0.08 miSouth15.85 mi
1 hour14° 31' 14.1"950.78 miWest0° 04' 07.2"4.72 miSouth950.99 mi
24 hours11° 27' 16.1"750.10 miEast2° 02' 40.9"140.62 miSouth767.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AgadezWed 7:02 PM583 km362 miles315 nmWest-southwest WSW
ArlitWed 7:02 PM606 km376 miles327 nmWest W
Faya-LargeauWed 7:02 PM638 km396 miles344 nmEast E
MoussoroWed 7:02 PM676 km420 miles365 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ZinderWed 7:02 PM710 km441 miles383 nmSouthwest SW
NdjamenaWed 7:02 PM770 km479 miles416 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaradiWed 7:02 PM873 km543 miles472 nmSouthwest SW
KanoWed 7:02 PM903 km561 miles487 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FadaWed 7:02 PM913 km567 miles493 nmEast E
MongoWed 7:02 PM945 km587 miles510 nmSoutheast SE

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