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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

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 Monday, March 11, 2013 at 07:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 52' South, Longitude: 59° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.48 meters/second, 1614.5 km/hour, 1003.2 miles/hour or 871.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.72 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.23 minorth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 30' 37.2"1003.23 miwest0° 11' 47.5"13.50 minorth1003.37 mi
24 hours11° 37' 38.7"803.91 mieast4° 40' 35.0"321.33 minorth865.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaMon 11:42 AM506 km314 miles273 nmSouthwest SW
MogadishuMon 10:42 AM1591 km989 miles859 nmWest-northwest WNW
Diego GarciaMon 1:42 PM1596 km992 miles862 nmEast-southeast ESE
MaleMon 12:42 PM1738 km1080 miles938 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port LouisMon 11:42 AM2031 km1262 miles1097 nmSouth S
MoroniMon 10:42 AM2058 km1279 miles1111 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisMon 11:42 AM2139 km1329 miles1155 nmSouth S
AdenMon 10:42 AM2252 km1399 miles1216 nmNorthwest NW
Dar es SalaamMon 10:42 AM2265 km1407 miles1223 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntananarivoMon 10:42 AM2269 km1410 miles1225 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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