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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: 69%

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 Thursday, March 21, 2013 at 17:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 52' North, Longitude: 38° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.93 meters/second, 1547.8 km/hour, 961.7 miles/hour or 835.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.03 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 misouth16.03 mi
1 hour14° 31' 29.4"961.56 miwest0° 06' 04.7"6.97 misouth961.85 mi
24 hours11° 21' 35.8"752.11 mieast2° 47' 38.7"192.13 misouth781.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KerenThu 8:02 PM128 km80 miles69 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AsmaraThu 8:02 PM170 km106 miles92 nmSouth S
KassalaThu 8:02 PM305 km189 miles165 nmWest-southwest WSW
TeseneyThu 8:02 PM305 km190 miles165 nmSouthwest SW
Port SudanThu 8:02 PM349 km217 miles189 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Mek'eleThu 8:02 PM380 km236 miles205 nmSouth S
Khamis MushaitThu 8:02 PM443 km275 miles239 nmEast-northeast ENE
GondarThu 8:02 PM495 km308 miles267 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Al HudaydahThu 8:02 PM496 km308 miles268 nmEast-southeast ESE
JeddahThu 8:02 PM513 km319 miles277 nmNorth N
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