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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: 25%
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 Thursday, March 7, 2013 at 04:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 07' South
Longitude: 53° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.20 meters/second, 1527.1 km/hour, 948.9 miles/hour or 824.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"15.82 miwest0° 00' 05.9"0.11 minorth15.82 mi
1 hour14° 25' 46.3"948.72 miwest0° 05' 59.0"6.86 minorth949.02 mi
24 hours13° 27' 48.0"885.23 mieast2° 53' 12.0"198.51 minorth913.93 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Saint-DenisThu 8:36 AM382 km237 miles206 nmSoutheast SE
ToamasinaThu 7:36 AM409 km254 miles221 nmWest W
Port LouisThu 8:36 AM499 km310 miles269 nmEast-southeast ESE
AntananarivoThu 7:36 AM614 km381 miles331 nmWest W
AntsirabeThu 7:36 AM684 km425 miles370 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoroniThu 7:36 AM1286 km799 miles695 nmWest-northwest WNW
VictoriaThu 8:36 AM1512 km940 miles817 nmNorth N
Dar es SalaamThu 7:36 AM1966 km1221 miles1061 nmNorthwest NW
LilongweThu 6:36 AM2134 km1326 miles1152 nmWest W
MaputoThu 6:36 AM2301 km1430 miles1243 nmWest-southwest WSW
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