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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 02:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 26' South
Longitude: 52° 11' 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"934.31 miwest0° 00' 27.9"0.53 misouth934.28 mi
24 hours14° 06' 09.1"914.25 mieast0° 26' 12.0"30.04 minorth916.03 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 AM343 km213 miles185 nmEast E
ToamasinaTue 5:44 AM387 km240 miles209 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoTue 5:44 AM518 km322 miles280 nmWest-northwest WNW
FianarantsoaTue 5:44 AM543 km337 miles293 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntsirabeTue 5:44 AM543 km337 miles293 nmWest W
Port LouisTue 6:44 AM555 km345 miles300 nmEast E
MoroniTue 5:44 AM1357 km843 miles732 nmNorthwest NW
VictoriaTue 6:44 AM1785 km1109 miles964 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Dar es SalaamTue 5:44 AM2051 km1274 miles1107 nmNorthwest NW
LilongweTue 4:44 AM2083 km1294 miles1125 nmWest-northwest WNW
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