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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Sunday, March 10, 2013 at 7:20:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 3%

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 Sunday, March 10, 2013 at 07:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 37' South, Longitude: 52° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.27 meters/second, 1603.0 km/hour, 996.0 miles/hour or 865.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.60 miWest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 miNorth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 29' 41.2"995.94 miWest0° 11' 27.7"13.13 miNorth996.22 mi
24 hours11° 56' 15.2"820.24 miEast4° 40' 13.9"320.92 miNorth883.54 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaSun 11:20 AM372 km231 miles201 nmNortheast NE
MoroniSun 10:20 AM1184 km736 miles639 nmWest-southwest WSW
MogadishuSun 10:20 AM1263 km785 miles682 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoSun 10:20 AM1474 km916 miles796 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Dar es SalaamSun 10:20 AM1488 km925 miles804 nmWest W
Port LouisSun 11:20 AM1584 km984 miles855 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Saint-DenisSun 11:20 AM1604 km997 miles866 nmSouth S
NairobiSun 10:20 AM1864 km1158 miles1007 nmWest-northwest WNW
DodomaSun 10:20 AM1882 km1169 miles1016 nmWest W
Diego GarciaSun 1:20 PM2175 km1351 miles1174 nmEast E

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