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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 = Monday, March 4, 2013 at 1:44:00 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: 60%

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 Monday, March 4, 2013 at 01:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 31' South, Longitude: 52° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.48 meters/second, 1513.7 km/hour, 940.6 miles/hour or 817.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"15.68 miWest0° 00' 03.7"0.07 miSouth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 25' 16.4"940.29 miWest0° 03' 46.0"4.32 miSouth940.12 mi
24 hours14° 00' 58.7"913.90 miEast0° 54' 27.1"62.43 miSouth913.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Saint-DenisMon 5:44 AM311 km193 miles168 nmEast-southeast ESE
ToamasinaMon 4:44 AM394 km245 miles213 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port LouisMon 5:44 AM492 km306 miles265 nmEast E
AntananarivoMon 4:44 AM564 km351 miles305 nmWest W
AntsirabeMon 4:44 AM612 km380 miles330 nmWest W
FianarantsoaMon 4:44 AM639 km397 miles345 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoroniMon 4:44 AM1344 km835 miles726 nmNorthwest NW
VictoriaMon 5:44 AM1672 km1039 miles903 nmNorth N
Dar es SalaamMon 4:44 AM2031 km1262 miles1097 nmNorthwest NW
LilongweMon 3:44 AM2123 km1319 miles1146 nmWest-northwest WNW

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