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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 Wednesday, March 6, 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: 37%

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 Wednesday, March 6, 2013 at 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 00' South, Longitude: 68° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.00 meters/second, 1508.4 km/hour, 937.3 miles/hour or 814.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.8"15.62 miwest0° 00' 02.7"0.05 minorth15.62 mi
1 hour14° 24' 53.0"936.99 miwest0° 02' 44.5"3.15 minorth937.13 mi
24 hours13° 54' 41.4"904.30 mieast1° 41' 07.2"115.92 minorth916.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Wed 6:34 AM582 km361 miles314 nmWest W
Port LouisWed 6:34 AM1199 km745 miles647 nmWest W
Saint-DenisWed 6:34 AM1413 km878 miles763 nmWest W
Diego GarciaWed 8:34 AM1451 km901 miles783 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Amsterdam IslandWed 7:34 AM2141 km1330 miles1156 nmSouth-southeast SSE
VictoriaWed 6:34 AM2245 km1395 miles1212 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoWed 5:34 AM2253 km1400 miles1217 nmWest W
MaleWed 7:34 AM2721 km1690 miles1469 nmNorth N
MoroniWed 5:34 AM2898 km1801 miles1565 nmWest-northwest WNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 8:04 AM3207 km1993 miles1732 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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