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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 3:44:00 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: 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 03:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 38' South, Longitude: 24° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.13 meters/second, 1512.5 km/hour, 939.8 miles/hour or 816.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"15.66 miWest0° 00' 03.5"0.07 miSouth15.66 mi
1 hour14° 25' 12.1"939.49 miWest0° 03' 30.7"4.03 miSouth939.33 mi
24 hours14° 02' 02.2"914.35 miEast0° 48' 07.0"55.17 miSouth913.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaunMon 5:44 AM74 km46 miles40 nmWest-southwest WSW
GhanziMon 5:44 AM336 km209 miles181 nmSouthwest SW
FrancistownMon 5:44 AM403 km250 miles217 nmEast-southeast ESE
SeroweMon 5:44 AM414 km257 miles223 nmSoutheast SE
BulawayoMon 5:44 AM482 km300 miles260 nmEast E
Rundu *Mon 5:44 AM487 km302 miles263 nmWest-northwest WNW
MonguMon 5:44 AM492 km306 miles266 nmNorth N
MolepololeMon 5:44 AM550 km342 miles297 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GaboroneMon 5:44 AM589 km366 miles318 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GweruMon 5:44 AM609 km379 miles329 nmEast E

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