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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 2:44:00 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: 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 02:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 26' South, Longitude: 52° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.78 meters/second, 1504.0 km/hour, 934.5 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' 00.5"0.01 miSouth15.58 mi
1 hour14° 24' 43.3"934.24 miWest0° 00' 28.0"0.54 miSouth934.22 mi
24 hours14° 06' 09.3"914.20 miEast0° 26' 08.4"29.97 miNorth915.97 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Saint-DenisTue 6:44 AM316 km196 miles171 nmEast E
ToamasinaTue 5:44 AM408 km254 miles221 nmNorthwest NW
Port LouisTue 6:44 AM527 km328 miles285 nmEast E
AntananarivoTue 5:44 AM544 km338 miles294 nmWest-northwest WNW
FianarantsoaTue 5:44 AM570 km354 miles308 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntsirabeTue 5:44 AM571 km355 miles308 nmWest W
MoroniTue 5:44 AM1379 km857 miles745 nmNorthwest NW
VictoriaTue 6:44 AM1779 km1106 miles961 nmNorth N
Dar es SalaamTue 5:44 AM2071 km1287 miles1118 nmNorthwest NW
LilongweTue 4:44 AM2110 km1311 miles1139 nmWest-northwest WNW

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