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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 = Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at 2:24:00 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: 48%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 4, 2013 at 9:54 PM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:53 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at 02:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 26' South, Longitude: 57° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.79 meters/second, 1504.0 km/hour, 934.6 miles/hour or 812.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.6"15.58 miWest0° 00' 00.6"0.01 miSouth15.58 mi
1 hour14° 24' 43.4"934.26 miWest0° 00' 30.8"0.59 miSouth934.24 mi
24 hours14° 06' 12.1"914.27 miEast0° 25' 03.7"28.74 miNorth915.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port LouisTue 6:24 AM38 km24 miles21 nmNortheast NE
Saint-DenisTue 6:24 AM195 km121 miles105 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-PierreTue 6:24 AM211 km131 miles114 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-PaulTue 6:24 AM217 km135 miles117 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Tue 6:24 AM650 km404 miles351 nmEast E
ToamasinaTue 5:24 AM863 km537 miles466 nmWest-northwest WNW
AntananarivoTue 5:24 AM1034 km643 miles559 nmWest W
VictoriaTue 6:24 AM1760 km1094 miles950 nmNorth N
MoroniTue 5:24 AM1781 km1107 miles962 nmWest-northwest WNW
Diego GarciaTue 8:24 AM2185 km1358 miles1180 nmNortheast NE

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