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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 03:34:00 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: 47%

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 03:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 26' South, Longitude: 40° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.76 meters/second, 1503.9 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
1 minute0° 14' 24.6"15.58 miwest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 misouth15.58 mi
1 hour14° 24' 42.8"934.20 miwest0° 00' 21.2"0.41 misouth934.18 mi
24 hours14° 06' 01.0"914.01 mieast0° 28' 50.1"33.06 minorth916.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ToliaraTue 6:34 AM463 km288 miles250 nmSoutheast SE
BeiraTue 5:34 AM590 km367 miles319 nmWest W
NampulaTue 5:34 AM603 km374 miles325 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AntsirabeTue 6:34 AM691 km430 miles373 nmEast E
AntananarivoTue 6:34 AM760 km472 miles410 nmEast-northeast ENE
FomboniTue 6:34 AM969 km602 miles523 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ToamasinaTue 6:34 AM975 km606 miles526 nmEast-northeast ENE
MamoutzouTue 6:34 AM989 km615 miles534 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MasvingoTue 5:34 AM1005 km625 miles543 nmWest W
LilongweTue 5:34 AM1007 km625 miles544 nmNorthwest NW

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