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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 = Thursday, March 21, 2013 at 5:26:00 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: 69%

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 Thursday, March 21, 2013 at 17:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 50' North, Longitude: 33° 18' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.02 meters/second, 1548.1 km/hour, 961.9 miles/hour or 835.9 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' 29.5"961.70 miWest0° 06' 06.6"7.00 miSouth961.98 mi
24 hours11° 21' 31.0"752.12 miEast2° 48' 21.0"192.92 miSouth781.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KhartoumThu 8:26 PM159 km99 miles86 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KassalaThu 8:26 PM365 km227 miles197 nmEast-southeast ESE
TeseneyThu 8:26 PM406 km252 miles219 nmEast-southeast ESE
KostiThu 8:26 PM412 km256 miles222 nmSouth S
Port SudanThu 8:26 PM516 km320 miles278 nmNortheast NE
Al-UbayyidThu 8:26 PM523 km325 miles282 nmSouthwest SW
KerenThu 8:26 PM562 km349 miles304 nmEast-southeast ESE
AsmaraThu 8:26 PM625 km388 miles337 nmEast-southeast ESE
MendeferaThu 8:26 PM628 km390 miles339 nmEast-southeast ESE
GondarThu 8:26 PM648 km402 miles350 nmSoutheast SE

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