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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 Tuesday, March 5, 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: 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 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 26' South, Longitude: 54° 52' 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' 43.3"934.25 miwest0° 00' 29.3"0.56 misouth934.23 mi
24 hours14° 06' 10.7"914.23 mieast0° 25' 36.1"29.35 minorth915.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Saint-PaulTue 6:34 AM77 km48 miles42 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Saint-DenisTue 6:34 AM79 km49 miles43 nmSoutheast SE
Saint-PierreTue 6:34 AM119 km74 miles64 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port LouisTue 6:34 AM277 km172 miles150 nmEast E
ToamasinaTue 5:34 AM627 km389 miles338 nmWest-northwest WNW
AntananarivoTue 5:34 AM788 km490 miles425 nmWest W
AntsirabeTue 5:34 AM821 km510 miles443 nmWest W
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Tue 6:34 AM899 km559 miles486 nmEast E
MoroniTue 5:34 AM1572 km977 miles849 nmNorthwest NW
VictoriaTue 6:34 AM1750 km1088 miles945 nmNorth N
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