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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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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 48%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 4, 2013 at 9:53 PM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:51 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: 56° 60' 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"934.33 miwest0° 00' 30.6"0.59 misouth934.30 mi
24 hours14° 06' 12.0"914.33 mieast0° 25' 07.3"28.81 minorth916.01 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 AM60 km37 miles33 nmEast-northeast ENE
Saint-DenisTue 6:24 AM168 km104 miles91 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-PierreTue 6:24 AM187 km116 miles101 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-PaulTue 6:24 AM190 km118 miles103 nmWest-southwest WSW
ToamasinaTue 5:24 AM837 km520 miles452 nmWest-northwest WNW
AntananarivoTue 5:24 AM1008 km626 miles544 nmWest W
MoroniTue 5:24 AM1754 km1090 miles947 nmWest-northwest WNW
VictoriaTue 6:24 AM1757 km1092 miles949 nmNorth N
Diego GarciaTue 8:24 AM2205 km1370 miles1191 nmNortheast NE
Dar es SalaamTue 5:24 AM2432 km1511 miles1313 nmNorthwest NW
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