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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 = Sunday, March 3, 2013 at 1:34:00 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: 70%

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 Sunday, March 3, 2013 at 01:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 23' South, Longitude: 41° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.24 meters/second, 1534.5 km/hour, 953.5 miles/hour or 828.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"15.89 miWest0° 00' 06.6"0.13 miSouth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 26' 21.5"953.19 miWest0° 06' 36.0"7.57 miSouth952.93 mi
24 hours13° 40' 38.3"902.91 miEast2° 06' 59.8"145.57 miSouth909.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NampulaSun 3:34 AM353 km219 miles191 nmNorthwest NW
PembaSun 3:34 AM502 km312 miles271 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MahajangaSun 4:34 AM538 km334 miles290 nmEast-northeast ENE
FomboniSun 4:34 AM611 km380 miles330 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AntsirabeSun 4:34 AM637 km396 miles344 nmEast-southeast ESE
MamoutzouSun 4:34 AM643 km400 miles347 nmNortheast NE
AntananarivoSun 4:34 AM651 km405 miles352 nmEast-southeast ESE
MutsamuduSun 4:34 AM653 km406 miles353 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MoroniSun 4:34 AM656 km407 miles354 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BeiraSun 3:34 AM761 km473 miles411 nmWest-southwest WSW

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