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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 18:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 49' North, Longitude: 12° 52' 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' 14.3"950.86 miwest0° 04' 07.3"4.73 misouth951.06 mi
24 hours11° 27' 15.9"750.15 mieast2° 02' 43.3"140.67 misouth767.53 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 PM556 km345 miles300 nmWest-southwest WSW
ZinderWed 7:02 PM692 km430 miles374 nmSouthwest SW
NdjamenaWed 7:02 PM778 km484 miles420 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaradiWed 7:02 PM852 km529 miles460 nmSouthwest SW
KanoWed 7:02 PM887 km551 miles479 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AbujaWed 7:02 PM1230 km764 miles664 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NiameyWed 7:02 PM1291 km802 miles697 nmWest-southwest WSW
TripoliWed 7:02 PM1560 km969 miles842 nmNorth N
YaoundéWed 7:02 PM1662 km1033 miles897 nmSouth S
OuagadougouWed 6:02 PM1699 km1056 miles918 nmWest-southwest WSW
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