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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: 88%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, February 25, 2013 at 8:26 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 4, 2013 at 9:53 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, March 1, 2013 at 01:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 16' South, Longitude: 21° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.80 meters/second, 1586.9 km/hour, 986.0 miles/hour or 856.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.0"16.43 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 misouth16.44 mi
1 hour14° 29' 03.6"985.92 miwest0° 10' 31.1"12.05 misouth985.72 mi
24 hours12° 37' 40.8"859.59 mieast3° 55' 14.6"269.53 misouth895.12 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LucapaFri 2:08 AM234 km145 miles126 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LuenaFri 2:08 AM263 km163 miles142 nmSouthwest SW
TshikapaFri 3:08 AM439 km273 miles237 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Mbuji-MayiFri 3:08 AM501 km311 miles270 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonguFri 3:08 AM573 km356 miles309 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MalanjeFri 2:08 AM600 km373 miles324 nmWest W
LubumbashiFri 3:08 AM643 km400 miles347 nmEast-southeast ESE
MenongueFri 2:08 AM657 km408 miles355 nmSouthwest SW
HuamboFri 2:08 AM714 km444 miles386 nmWest-southwest WSW
KitweFri 3:08 AM757 km470 miles409 nmEast-southeast ESE
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