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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 17:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 50' North
Longitude: 33° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.03 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"961.77 miwest0° 06' 06.7"7.01 misouth962.06 mi
24 hours11° 21' 30.8"752.18 mieast2° 48' 23.1"192.97 misouth781.61 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 PM146 km91 miles79 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KassalaThu 8:26 PM391 km243 miles211 nmEast-southeast ESE
KostiThu 8:26 PM408 km253 miles220 nmSouth S
TeseneyThu 8:26 PM432 km268 miles233 nmEast-southeast ESE
Al-UbayyidThu 8:26 PM505 km314 miles273 nmSouthwest SW
Port SudanThu 8:26 PM539 km335 miles291 nmNortheast NE
KerenThu 8:26 PM591 km367 miles319 nmEast E
AsmaraThu 8:26 PM653 km406 miles352 nmEast-southeast ESE
Mek'eleThu 8:26 PM784 km487 miles423 nmEast-southeast ESE
MalakalThu 8:26 PM822 km511 miles444 nmSouth S
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