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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 9:53 PM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:51 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° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.46 meters/second, 1553.3 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"16.09 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 minorth16.09 mi
1 hour14° 27' 02.6"964.96 miwest0° 08' 31.1"9.76 minorth965.33 mi
24 hours12° 55' 26.8"863.05 mieast3° 46' 33.1"259.57 minorth907.96 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 AM576 km358 miles311 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Saint-DenisFri 9:20 AM640 km398 miles346 nmSouth S
ToamasinaFri 8:20 AM792 km492 miles428 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntananarivoFri 8:20 AM1008 km627 miles544 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaFri 9:20 AM1165 km724 miles629 nmNorth N
MoroniFri 8:20 AM1445 km898 miles780 nmWest-northwest WNW
Diego GarciaFri 11:20 AM1975 km1227 miles1066 nmEast-northeast ENE
Dar es SalaamFri 8:20 AM2056 km1278 miles1110 nmWest-northwest WNW
MogadishuFri 8:20 AM2241 km1392 miles1210 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LilongweFri 7:20 AM2412 km1499 miles1302 nmWest W

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