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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.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, March 4, 2013 at 02:34:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 59%

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 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 34' South, Longitude: 40° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.33 meters/second, 1513.2 km/hour, 940.3 miles/hour or 817.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"15.67 miwest0° 00' 03.7"0.07 misouth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 25' 14.6"939.95 miwest0° 03' 39.6"4.20 misouth939.78 mi
24 hours14° 01' 26.0"914.10 mieast0° 51' 49.0"59.41 misouth913.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ToliaraMon 5:34 AM512 km318 miles276 nmSoutheast SE
NampulaMon 4:34 AM520 km323 miles281 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BeiraMon 4:34 AM630 km391 miles340 nmWest W
AntsirabeMon 5:34 AM650 km404 miles351 nmEast E
FianarantsoaMon 5:34 AM685 km425 miles370 nmEast-southeast ESE
AntananarivoMon 5:34 AM706 km439 miles381 nmEast E
FomboniMon 5:34 AM864 km537 miles467 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MamoutzouMon 5:34 AM886 km550 miles478 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MutsamuduMon 5:34 AM904 km562 miles488 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MoroniMon 5:34 AM909 km565 miles491 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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