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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 3:58:00 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: 79%

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 03:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 36' South, Longitude: 6° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.79 meters/second, 1558.0 km/hour, 968.1 miles/hour or 841.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.13 miWest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 miSouth16.14 mi
1 hour14° 27' 33.6"967.88 miWest0° 08' 40.3"9.94 miSouth967.61 mi
24 hours13° 14' 05.2"885.93 miEast3° 02' 32.9"209.20 miSouth903.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSat 3:58 AM159 km99 miles86 nmSouth-southeast SSE
São ToméSat 3:58 AM2190 km1361 miles1182 nmNortheast NE
AbidjanSat 3:58 AM2218 km1378 miles1198 nmNorth N
LuandaSat 4:58 AM2222 km1381 miles1200 nmEast-northeast ENE
AccraSat 3:58 AM2328 km1447 miles1257 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonroviaSat 3:58 AM2367 km1471 miles1278 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YamoussoukroSat 3:58 AM2372 km1474 miles1281 nmNorth N
LibrevilleSat 4:58 AM2401 km1492 miles1297 nmNortheast NE
LoméSat 3:58 AM2439 km1516 miles1317 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Porto NovoSat 4:58 AM2533 km1574 miles1368 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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