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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 18:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 47' North
Longitude: 7° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.23 meters/second, 1530.8 km/hour, 951.2 miles/hour or 826.6 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' 14.5"951.01 miwest0° 04' 09.3"4.77 misouth951.22 mi
24 hours11° 27' 09.6"750.16 mieast2° 03' 32.2"141.61 misouth767.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AgadezWed 7:26 PM224 km139 miles121 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaradiWed 7:26 PM586 km364 miles316 nmSouth S
ZinderWed 7:26 PM589 km366 miles318 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SokotoWed 7:26 PM663 km412 miles358 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KanoWed 7:26 PM767 km477 miles414 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NiameyWed 7:26 PM788 km489 miles425 nmSouthwest SW
KadunaWed 7:26 PM916 km569 miles494 nmSouth S
KandiWed 7:26 PM956 km594 miles516 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AbujaWed 7:26 PM1064 km661 miles574 nmSouth S
NdjamenaWed 7:26 PM1132 km703 miles611 nmSoutheast SE
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