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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 = Wednesday, March 6, 2013 at 4:26:00 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: 36%

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 04:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 55' South, Longitude: 42° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.25 meters/second, 1509.3 km/hour, 937.8 miles/hour or 815.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.8"15.63 miWest0° 00' 02.9"0.06 miNorth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 24' 55.6"937.55 miWest0° 02' 59.3"3.43 miNorth937.71 mi
24 hours13° 53' 11.3"903.17 miEast1° 46' 42.6"122.33 miNorth916.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ToliaraWed 7:26 AM415 km258 miles224 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AntsirabeWed 7:26 AM521 km324 miles281 nmEast E
FianarantsoaWed 7:26 AM551 km342 miles298 nmEast-southeast ESE
AntananarivoWed 7:26 AM585 km364 miles316 nmEast E
NampulaWed 6:26 AM609 km378 miles329 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MahajangaWed 7:26 AM647 km402 miles350 nmNortheast NE
BeiraWed 6:26 AM756 km470 miles408 nmWest W
ToamasinaWed 7:26 AM798 km496 miles431 nmEast-northeast ENE
MamoutzouWed 7:26 AM859 km534 miles464 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FomboniWed 7:26 AM864 km537 miles466 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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