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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 1:56:00 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 01:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 32' South, Longitude: 49° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.45 meters/second, 1513.6 km/hour, 940.5 miles/hour or 817.3 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' 15.9"940.21 miWest0° 03' 44.4"4.29 miSouth940.04 mi
24 hours14° 01' 05.2"913.95 miEast0° 53' 49.3"61.71 miSouth913.46 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ToamasinaMon 4:56 AM164 km102 miles88 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AntananarivoMon 4:56 AM266 km165 miles144 nmWest-northwest WNW
AntsirabeMon 4:56 AM310 km193 miles167 nmWest W
FianarantsoaMon 4:56 AM369 km229 miles199 nmSouthwest SW
MahajangaMon 4:56 AM573 km356 miles309 nmNorthwest NW
Saint-DenisMon 5:56 AM592 km368 miles320 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port LouisMon 5:56 AM792 km492 miles427 nmEast E
MamoutzouMon 4:56 AM902 km561 miles487 nmNorthwest NW
MutsamuduMon 4:56 AM1010 km627 miles545 nmNorthwest NW
MoroniMon 4:56 AM1126 km700 miles608 nmNorthwest NW

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