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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 = Saturday, March 2, 2013 at 12:40:00 AM.

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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: 80%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, February 25, 2013 at 8:28 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 4, 2013 at 9:54 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, March 2, 2013 at 00:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 07' South, Longitude: 41° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.82 meters/second, 1561.8 km/hour, 970.4 miles/hour or 843.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"16.17 miWest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 miSouth16.17 mi
1 hour14° 27' 45.1"970.20 miWest0° 08' 56.7"10.25 miSouth969.93 mi
24 hours13° 09' 39.6"882.91 miEast3° 10' 03.8"217.81 miSouth902.97 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PembaSat 2:40 AM161 km100 miles87 nmNorthwest NW
NampulaSat 2:40 AM257 km160 miles139 nmWest-southwest WSW
FomboniSat 3:40 AM324 km201 miles175 nmNortheast NE
MoroniSat 3:40 AM335 km208 miles181 nmNortheast NE
MutsamuduSat 3:40 AM389 km242 miles210 nmEast-northeast ENE
MamoutzouSat 3:40 AM439 km273 miles237 nmEast-northeast ENE
MahajangaSat 3:40 AM556 km345 miles300 nmEast-southeast ESE
LilongweSat 2:40 AM825 km513 miles446 nmWest W
AntananarivoSat 3:40 AM840 km522 miles454 nmSoutheast SE
Dar es SalaamSat 3:40 AM841 km522 miles454 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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