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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: 16%

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 Friday, March 8, 2013 at 05:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 08' South, Longitude: 56° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.45 meters/second, 1553.2 km/hour, 965.1 miles/hour or 838.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.08 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 minorth16.09 mi
1 hour14° 27' 02.5"964.94 miwest0° 08' 31.1"9.76 minorth965.31 mi
24 hours12° 55' 28.3"863.07 mieast3° 46' 31.1"259.53 minorth907.97 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port LouisFri 9:20 AM569 km353 miles307 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Saint-DenisFri 9:20 AM644 km400 miles348 nmSouth S
ToamasinaFri 8:20 AM818 km508 miles442 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Fri 9:20 AM899 km559 miles486 nmSoutheast SE
AntananarivoFri 8:20 AM1034 km643 miles558 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaFri 9:20 AM1167 km725 miles630 nmNorth N
MoroniFri 8:20 AM1473 km915 miles795 nmWest-northwest WNW
Diego GarciaFri 11:20 AM1948 km1211 miles1052 nmEast-northeast ENE
Dar es SalaamFri 8:20 AM2083 km1294 miles1125 nmWest-northwest WNW
MogadishuFri 8:20 AM2257 km1402 miles1219 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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