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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 = Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 2:36:00 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: 51%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:29 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:38 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 02:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 36' South, Longitude: 52° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.98 meters/second, 1522.7 km/hour, 946.2 miles/hour or 822.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"15.77 miWest0° 00' 05.0"0.10 miNorth15.77 mi
1 hour14° 25' 40.6"945.93 miWest0° 05' 03.2"5.79 miNorth946.18 mi
24 hours13° 28' 00.8"882.95 miEast2° 31' 26.2"173.57 miNorth905.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ToamasinaWed 5:36 AM327 km203 miles176 nmWest W
Saint-DenisWed 6:36 AM402 km250 miles217 nmSoutheast SE
AntananarivoWed 5:36 AM521 km324 miles281 nmWest W
Port LouisWed 6:36 AM557 km346 miles301 nmEast-southeast ESE
AntsirabeWed 5:36 AM587 km365 miles317 nmWest-southwest WSW
FianarantsoaWed 5:36 AM645 km401 miles348 nmWest-southwest WSW
MamoutzouWed 5:36 AM1007 km626 miles544 nmNorthwest NW
MoroniWed 5:36 AM1249 km776 miles674 nmNorthwest NW
VictoriaWed 6:36 AM1580 km982 miles853 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Dar es SalaamWed 5:36 AM1933 km1201 miles1044 nmNorthwest NW

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