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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 = Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 3:36:00 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: 39%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:38 AM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 03:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 57' South, Longitude: 51° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.80 meters/second, 1547.3 km/hour, 961.4 miles/hour or 835.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.02 miWest0° 00' 07.5"0.15 miNorth16.02 mi
1 hour14° 27' 08.6"961.24 miWest0° 07' 40.1"8.79 miNorth961.59 mi
24 hours12° 51' 21.0"855.09 miEast3° 26' 57.3"237.14 miNorth893.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ToamasinaThu 6:36 AM328 km204 miles177 nmSouthwest SW
AntsirananaThu 6:36 AM470 km292 miles254 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AntananarivoThu 6:36 AM533 km331 miles288 nmSouthwest SW
MahajangaThu 6:36 AM554 km344 miles299 nmWest W
AntsirabeThu 6:36 AM640 km397 miles345 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-DenisThu 7:36 AM688 km428 miles372 nmSoutheast SE
MamoutzouThu 6:36 AM759 km471 miles410 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port LouisThu 7:36 AM790 km491 miles426 nmSoutheast SE
MutsamuduThu 6:36 AM871 km541 miles470 nmWest-northwest WNW
FomboniThu 6:36 AM928 km577 miles501 nmWest-northwest WNW

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