Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Friday, March 8, 2013 at 5:20:00 AM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 16%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Monday, March 4, 2013 at 9:54 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Monday, 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
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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 27.0"||16.08 mi||West||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||North||16.09 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 02.5"||964.94 mi||West||0° 08' 31.1"||9.76 mi||North||965.31 mi|
|24 hours||12° 55' 28.3"||863.07 mi||East||3° 46' 31.1"||259.53 mi||North||907.97 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Fri 9:20 AM||569 km||353 miles||307 nm||SSE|
|Saint-Denis||Fri 9:20 AM||644 km||400 miles||348 nm||S|
|Saint-Paul||Fri 9:20 AM||661 km||411 miles||357 nm||S|
|Saint-Pierre||Fri 9:20 AM||694 km||431 miles||375 nm||S|
|Toamasina||Fri 8:20 AM||818 km||508 miles||442 nm||WSW|
|Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)||Fri 9:20 AM||899 km||559 miles||486 nm||SE|
|Antananarivo||Fri 8:20 AM||1033 km||642 miles||558 nm||WSW|
|Victoria||Fri 9:20 AM||1167 km||725 miles||630 nm||N|
|Moroni||Fri 8:20 AM||1473 km||915 miles||795 nm||WNW|
|Diego Garcia||Fri 11:20 AM||1949 km||1211 miles||1052 nm||ENE|
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