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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 07:32:00 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 07:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 35' South, Longitude: 49° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.31 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' 41.8"996.03 miwest0° 11' 28.1"13.13 minorth996.31 mi
24 hours11° 56' 04.1"820.09 mieast4° 40' 18.0"321.00 minorth883.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AntsirananaSun 10:32 AM633 km393 miles342 nmSouth S
VictoriaSun 11:32 AM658 km409 miles355 nmEast-northeast ENE
MamoutzouSun 10:32 AM852 km530 miles460 nmSouthwest SW
MutsamuduSun 10:32 AM860 km534 miles464 nmSouthwest SW
MoroniSun 10:32 AM918 km571 miles496 nmSouthwest SW
FomboniSun 10:32 AM920 km572 miles497 nmSouthwest SW
MogadishuSun 10:32 AM1077 km669 miles582 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Dar es SalaamSun 10:32 AM1168 km726 miles631 nmWest W
AntananarivoSun 10:32 AM1388 km862 miles749 nmSouth S
NairobiSun 10:32 AM1561 km970 miles843 nmWest-northwest WNW
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