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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, March 7, 2013 at 04:36:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this 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: . 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 25%
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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 25.7"||15.82 mi||west||0° 00' 05.9"||0.11 mi||north||15.82 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 46.3"||948.72 mi||west||0° 05' 59.0"||6.86 mi||north||949.02 mi|
|24 hours||13° 27' 48.0"||885.23 mi||east||2° 53' 12.0"||198.51 mi||north||913.93 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saint-Denis||Thu 8:36 AM||382 km||237 miles||206 nm|| SE|
|Toamasina||Thu 7:36 AM||409 km||254 miles||221 nm|| W|
|Port Louis||Thu 8:36 AM||499 km||310 miles||269 nm|| ESE|
|Antananarivo||Thu 7:36 AM||614 km||381 miles||331 nm|| W|
|Antsirabe||Thu 7:36 AM||684 km||425 miles||370 nm|| WSW|
|Moroni||Thu 7:36 AM||1286 km||799 miles||695 nm|| WNW|
|Victoria||Thu 8:36 AM||1512 km||940 miles||817 nm|| N|
|Dar es Salaam||Thu 7:36 AM||1966 km||1221 miles||1061 nm|| NW|
|Lilongwe||Thu 6:36 AM||2134 km||1326 miles||1152 nm|| W|
|Maputo||Thu 6:36 AM||2301 km||1430 miles||1243 nm|| WSW|
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