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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, March 10, 2013 at 07:30:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun 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: Moon 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.

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 07:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 35' South, Longitude: 50° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.30 meters/second, 1603.1 km/hour, 996.1 miles/hour or 865.6 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' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 29' 41.7"996.01 miwest0° 11' 28.0"13.13 minorth996.29 mi
24 hours11° 56' 06.0"820.12 mieast4° 40' 17.3"320.99 minorth883.43 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaSun 11:30 AM608 km378 miles328 nmEast-northeast ENE
AntsirananaSun 10:30 AM640 km397 miles345 nmSouth S
MamoutzouSun 10:30 AM884 km550 miles478 nmSouthwest SW
MutsamuduSun 10:30 AM897 km557 miles484 nmSouthwest SW
FomboniSun 10:30 AM959 km596 miles518 nmSouthwest SW
MoroniSun 10:30 AM960 km597 miles519 nmSouthwest SW
MogadishuSun 10:30 AM1104 km686 miles596 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Dar es SalaamSun 10:30 AM1221 km759 miles659 nmWest W
AntananarivoSun 10:30 AM1398 km868 miles755 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NairobiSun 10:30 AM1611 km1001 miles870 nmWest-northwest WNW
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